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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for docker (ALAS-2014-461) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for docker (ALAS-2014-461) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/15/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/15/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Docker 1.3.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code with root privileges via a crafted (1) image or (2) build in a Dockerfile in an LZMA (.xz) archive, related to the chroot for archive extraction.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-docker
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-docker-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-docker-pkg-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-docker
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-docker-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-docker-pkg-devel

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