Bug 1165901

Summary: CVE-2014-4200 CVE-2014-4199 open-vm-tools: various flaws [fedora-all]
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Murray McAllister <mmcallis>
Component: open-vm-toolsAssignee: Ravindra Kumar <ravindrakumar>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 20CC: negativo17, ravindrakumar, rjones, vdanen
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Security, SecurityTracking
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: open-vm-tools-9.4.6-1.fc20 Doc Type: Release Note
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Last Closed: 2014-11-21 18:23:53 UTC Type: ---
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oVirt Team: --- RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
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Bug Blocks: 1165899, 1165900    

Description Murray McAllister 2014-11-20 01:55:51 UTC
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of Fedora.

For comments that are specific to the vulnerability please use bugs filed
against the "Security Response" product referenced in the "Blocks" field.

For more information see:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Security/TrackingBugs

When submitting as an update, use the fedpkg template provided in the next
comment(s).  This will include the bug IDs of this tracking bug as well as
the relevant top-level CVE bugs.

Please also mention the CVE IDs being fixed in the RPM changelog and the
fedpkg commit message.

NOTE: this issue affects multiple supported versions of Fedora. While only
one tracking bug has been filed, please correct all affected versions at
the same time.  If you need to fix the versions independent of each other,
you may clone this bug as appropriate.

[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]

Comment 1 Murray McAllister 2014-11-20 01:55:57 UTC
Use the following template to for the 'fedpkg update' request to submit an
update for this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well as
this tracking bug.  This will ensure that all associated bugs get updated
when new packages are pushed to stable.

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# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)
type=security

# testing, stable
request=testing

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876
bugs=1165899,1165901

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for CVE-2014-4199

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds
autokarma=True
stable_karma=3
unstable_karma=-3

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable
close_bugs=True

# Suggest that users restart after update
suggest_reboot=False

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Additionally, you may opt to use the bodhi update submission link instead:

https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/new/?type_=security&bugs=1165899,1165901

Comment 2 Murray McAllister 2014-11-20 01:56:22 UTC
Adding parent bug 1165900 (for CVE-2014-4200).  Please use this new fedpkg update template when submitting the update:

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# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)
type=security

# testing, stable
request=testing

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876
bugs=1165901,1165899,1165900

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for CVE-2014-4199, CVE-2014-4200

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds
autokarma=True
stable_karma=3
unstable_karma=-3

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable
close_bugs=True

# Suggest that users restart after update
suggest_reboot=False

======

Additionally, you may opt to use the bodhi update submission link instead:

https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/new/?type_=security&bugs=1165901,1165899,1165900

Comment 3 Ravindra Kumar 2014-11-21 18:23:53 UTC
open-vm-tools version 9.4.6 package contains the fix which has been already updated in the repo.