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Docker Daemon Privilege Escalation

This module obtains root privileges from any host account with access to the Docker daemon. Usually this includes accounts in the `docker` group.

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Module Name

exploit/linux/local/docker_daemon_privilege_escalation

Authors

  • forzoni

Targets

  • Automatic

Platforms

  • linux

Architectures

  • x86
  • x64
  • armle
  • mipsle
  • mipsbe

Reliability

Development

Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use exploit/linux/local/docker_daemon_privilege_escalation msf exploit(docker_daemon_privilege_escalation) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(docker_daemon_privilege_escalation) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(docker_daemon_privilege_escalation) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(docker_daemon_privilege_escalation) > exploit