VMSA-2010-0019 VMware ESX third party updates for Service Console Dec 07 2010 09:28AM
VMware Security Team (security vmware com)
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VMware Security Advisory

Advisory ID: VMSA-2010-0019
Synopsis: VMware ESX third party updates for Service Console
Issue date: 2010-12-07
Updated on: 2010-12-07
CVE numbers: CVE-2010-3069 CVE-2010-0405 CVE-2009-0590
CVE-2009-2409 CVE-2009-3555
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1. Summary

ESX 3.x Console OS (COS) updates for samba, bzip2, and openssl
packages.

2. Relevant releases

VMware ESX 3.5 without patches ESX350-201012408-SG,
ESX350-201012409-SG, ESX350-201012401-SG

Notes:
Effective May 2010, VMware's patch and update release program during
Extended Support will be continued with the condition that all
subsequent patch and update releases will be based on the latest
baseline release version as of May 2010 (i.e. ESX 3.0.3 Update 1,
ESX 3.5 Update 5, and VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 6). Refer to section
"End of Product Availability FAQs" at
http://www.vmware.com/support/policies/lifecycle/vi/faq.html for
details.

Extended support for ESX 3.0.3 ends on 2011-12-10. Users should plan
to upgrade to at least ESX 3.5 and preferably to the newest release
available.

3. Problem Description

a. Service Console update for samba

The service console package samba is updated to version
3.0.9-1.3E.18.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)
has assigned the name CVE-2010-3069 to this issue.

Column 4 of the following table lists the action required to
remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is
available.

VMware Product Running Replace with/
Product Version on Apply Patch
============= ======== ======= =================
VirtualCenter any Windows not affected

hosted * any any not affected

ESXi any ESXi not affected

ESX 4.1 ESX not applicable
ESX 4.0 ESX not applicable
ESX 3.5 ESX ESX350-201012408-SG
ESX 3.0.3 ESX affected, patch pending

* hosted products are VMware Workstation, Player, ACE, Server, Fusion.

b. Service Console update for bzip2

The service console package bzip2 updated to version
1.0.2-14.EL3.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)
has assigned the name CVE-2010-0405 to this issue.

Column 4 of the following table lists the action required to
remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is
available.

VMware Product Running Replace with/
Product Version on Apply Patch
============= ======== ======= =================
VirtualCenter any Windows not affected

hosted * any any not affected

ESXi any ESXi not affected

ESX 4.1 ESX affected, patch pending
ESX 4.0 ESX affected, patch pending
ESX 3.5 ESX ESX350-201012409-SG
ESX 3.0.3 ESX affected, patch pending

* hosted products are VMware Workstation, Player, ACE, Server, Fusion.

c. Service Console update for OpenSSL

The service console package openssl updated to version
0.9.7a-33.26.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)
has assigned the names CVE-2009-0590, CVE-2009-2409 and
CVE-2009-3555 to the issues addressed in this update.

Column 4 of the following table lists the action required to
remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is
available.

VMware Product Running Replace with/
Product Version on Apply Patch
============= ======== ======= =================
VirtualCenter any Windows not affected

hosted * any any not affected

ESXi any ESXi not affected

ESX 4.1 ESX not applicable
ESX 4.0 ESX not applicable
ESX 3.5 ESX ESX350-201012401-SG
ESX 3.0.3 ESX affected, no patch planned

* hosted products are VMware Workstation, Player, ACE, Server, Fusion.

4. Solution

Please review the patch/release notes for your product and version
and verify the md5sum of your downloaded file.

ESX 3.5
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Samba
http://download3.vmware.com/software/vi/ESX350-201012408-SG.zip
md5sum: 53a427d5d2213c51d57e8e8f7e3d544c
http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1029999

bzip
http://download3.vmware.com/software/vi/ESX350-201012409-SG.zip
md5sum: 0a688d7153380fcb5d7ca0ac098e2d03
http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1030000

openssl
http://download3.vmware.com/software/vi/ESX350-201012401-SG.zip
md5sum: a8b1d9e4eabd14b6822bd1f8bf6dbf69
http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1029993

5. References

CVE numbers
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-3069
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-0405
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0590
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-2409
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-3555

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6. Change log

2010-12-07 VMSA-2010-0019
Initial security advisory after release of patches for ESX 3.5
on 2010-12-07

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