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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for docker (ALAS-2015-522) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for docker (ALAS-2015-522) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/08/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/08/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Docker Engine before 1.6.1 uses weak permissions for (1) /proc/asound, (2) /proc/timer_stats, (3) /proc/latency_stats, and (4) /proc/fs, which allows local users to modify the host, obtain sensitive information, and perform protocol downgrade attacks via a crafted image.

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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