# Security update for open-vm-tools

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2023:4229-1  
Rating: important  
References:

  * bsc#1216432
  * bsc#1216433

  
Cross-References:

  * CVE-2023-34058
  * CVE-2023-34059

  
CVSS scores:

  * CVE-2023-34058 ( SUSE ):  7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
  * CVE-2023-34058 ( NVD ):  7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
  * CVE-2023-34059 ( NVD ):  7.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

  
Affected Products:

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2

  
  
An update that solves two vulnerabilities can now be installed.

## Description:

This update for open-vm-tools fixes the following issues:

  * CVE-2023-34058: Fixed a SAML token signature bypass issue (bsc#1216432).
  * CVE-2023-34059: Fixed a privilege escalation issue through vmware-user-suid-
    wrapper (bsc#1216433).

## Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like
YaST online_update or "zypper patch".  
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-SP2-LTSS-2023-4229=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP2-LTSS-2023-4229=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-SP2-2023-4229=1

## Package List:

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2 (x86_64)
    * open-vm-tools-desktop-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools0-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-sdmp-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-sdmp-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools0-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-debugsource-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools-devel-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2 (x86_64)
    * open-vm-tools-desktop-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools0-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-sdmp-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-sdmp-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools0-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-debugsource-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools-devel-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 (x86_64)
    * open-vm-tools-desktop-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools0-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-sdmp-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-sdmp-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools0-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-debugsource-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * open-vm-tools-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1
    * libvmtools-devel-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1

## References:

  * https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-34058.html
  * https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-34059.html
  * https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1216432
  * https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1216433

SUSE: 2023:4229-1 important: open-vm-tools

October 27, 2023
* bsc#1216432 * bsc#1216433 Cross-References: * CVE-2023-34058

Summary

## This update for open-vm-tools fixes the following issues: * CVE-2023-34058: Fixed a SAML token signature bypass issue (bsc#1216432). * CVE-2023-34059: Fixed a privilege escalation issue through vmware-user-suid- wrapper (bsc#1216433). ## Patch Instructions: To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch". Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-SP2-LTSS-2023-4229=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP2-LTSS-2023-4229=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-SP2-2023-4229=1 ## Package List: * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2 (x86_64) * open-vm-tools-desktop-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools0-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-sdmp-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-sdmp-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools0-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-debugsource-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools-devel-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2 (x86_64) * open-vm-tools-desktop-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools0-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-sdmp-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-sdmp-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools0-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-debugsource-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools-devel-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 (x86_64) * open-vm-tools-desktop-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools0-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-sdmp-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-sdmp-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools0-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-debugsource-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * open-vm-tools-debuginfo-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1 * libvmtools-devel-11.3.5-150200.5.16.19.1

References

* bsc#1216432

* bsc#1216433

Cross-

* CVE-2023-34058

* CVE-2023-34059

CVSS scores:

* CVE-2023-34058 ( SUSE ): 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

* CVE-2023-34058 ( NVD ): 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

* CVE-2023-34059 ( NVD ): 7.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:

* SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2

* SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS 15-SP2

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2

An update that solves two vulnerabilities can now be installed.

##

* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-34058.html

* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-34059.html

* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1216432

* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1216433

Severity
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2023:4229-1
Rating: important

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