CVE Details

Release Date:2023-10-26


VMware Tools contains a SAML token signature bypass vulnerability. A malicious actor that has been granted Guest Operation Privileges in a target virtual machine may be able to elevate their privileges if that target virtual machine has been assigned a more privileged Guest Alias .

See more information about CVE-2023-34058 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v3.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 7.5 Base Metrics: AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector: Adjacent network Attack Complexity: High
Privileges Required: None User Interaction: None
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: High
Integrity Impact: High Availability Impact: High

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 7 (open-vm-tools)ELSA-2023-72792023-11-16
Oracle Linux version 8 (open-vm-tools)ELSA-2023-72652023-11-21
Oracle Linux version 9 (open-vm-tools)ELSA-2023-72772023-11-16

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