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openSUSE-SU-2017:0827-1: moderate: Security update for open-vm-tools
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for open-vm-tools
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:0827-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1006796 #1007600 #1011057 #1013496 #1024200
#971031 #994598
Cross-References: CVE-2015-5191
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.2
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An update that solves one vulnerability and has 6 fixes is
now available.

Description:


This update for open-vm-tools to 10.1.0 stable brings features, fixes bugs
and security issues:

- New vmware-namespace-cmd command line utility
- GTK3 support
- Common Agent Framework (CAF)
- Guest authentication with xmlsec1
- Sub-command to push updated network information to the host on demand
- Fix for quiesced snapshot failure leaving guest file system quiesced
(bsc#1006796)
- Fix for CVE-2015-5191 (bsc#1007600)
- Report SLES for SAP 12 guest OS as SLES 12 (bsc#1013496)
- Add udev rule to increase VMware virtual disk timeout values (bsc#994598)
- Fix vmtoolsd init script to run vmtoolsd in background (bsc#971031)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-385=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.2 (x86_64):

libvmtools-devel-10.1.0-3.1
libvmtools0-10.1.0-3.1
libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.1.0-3.1
open-vm-tools-10.1.0-3.1
open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.1.0-3.1
open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.1.0-3.1
open-vm-tools-desktop-10.1.0-3.1
open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.1.0-3.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5191.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1006796
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1007600
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1011057
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1013496
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1024200
https://bugzilla.suse.com/971031
https://bugzilla.suse.com/994598


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