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VDDK 5.1.3 Release Notes

Release date: 17 JUN 2014 | Builds: ESXi 1900470, VDDK 1890807
Last document update: 20 JUN 2014.
Check frequently for additions and updates to these release notes.

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About the Virtual Disk Development Kit

The Virtual Disk Development Kit (VDDK) 5.1.3 is a security update to VDDK 5.1 and supersedes the VDDK 5.1.2 release.

SDK files are available for download at vSphere Drivers & Tools.

Compatibility Notice for Partners

Customers should apply the Open SSL update to their existing VDDK libraries.

Recently Resolved Issue

The VDDK 5.1.3 release resolves the following issue:

  • OpenSSL library updated.

    In this VDDK release, the OpenSSL library was updated to version openssl-0.9.8za to address CVE-2014-0076, CVE-2014-0224, and CVE-2014-3470. There are no other changes from the previous VDDK update release.

Known Issues and Workarounds

For issues in 5.1.2, see the VDDK 5.1.2 Release Notes.

For issues in 5.1.1, see the VDDK 5.1.1 Release Notes.

For information about VDDK 5.1, see the VDDK 5.1 Release Notes.