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ELSA-2015-3087 Important: Oracle Linux lxc security update

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ELSA-2015-3087 Important: Oracle Linux lxc security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/01/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/22/2015
Modified
04/11/2019

Description

lxc-start in lxc before 1.0.8 and 1.1.x before 1.1.4 allows local container administrators to escape AppArmor confinement via a symlink attack on a (1) mount target or (2) bind mount source.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-lxc
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-lxc-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-lxc-libs

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