SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 / openSUSE 15 Security Update : tpm2-0-tss (SUSE-SU-2024:1635-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 197052



The remote SUSE host is missing a security update.


The remote SUSE Linux SLED15 / SLED_SAP15 / SLES15 / SLES_SAP15 / openSUSE 15 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the SUSE-SU-2024:1635-1 advisory.

- tpm2-tss: Fixed CVE-2024-29040 tpm2-tools: Fixed CVE-2024-29038 Fixed CVE-2024-29039 (CVE-2024-29040)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 197052

File Name: suse_SU-2024-1635-1.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/15/2024

Updated: 5/15/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:C/A:N

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-29040


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-rc0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-fapi1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-tcti-swtpm0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-sys1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tpm2-0-tss, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-mu0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-tcti-cmd0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-tcti-pcap0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tpm2-0-tss-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-esys0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-tctildr0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-tcti-mssim0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtss2-tcti-device0, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/14/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/28/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-29040

SuSE: SUSE-SU-2024:1635-1