Tag Archives: linux

Linux kernel vulnerability may apply to ESX Service Console

There is a recent Linux kernel vulnerability (CVE-2010-3081) which is currently being exploited by hackers.  ZDNet reports: “In the last day, we’ve received many reports of people attacking production systems using an exploit for this vulnerability, so if you run

WSJ: VMware to acquire Novell’s SUSE Linux division

Prior to VMworld, there had been rumors of a possible VMware-Novell deal in the works. Earlier this week, The Wall Street Journal reported that VMware is indeed in talks to acquire Novell's SUSE Linux division, while remaining assets