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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-8867) ELSA-2017-3511: docker-engine docker-engine-selinux security and bugfix update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-8867) ELSA-2017-3511: docker-engine docker-engine-selinux security and bugfix update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
10/28/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/14/2017
Modified
01/22/2020

Description

Docker Engine 1.12.2 enabled ambient capabilities with misconfigured capability policies. This allowed malicious images to bypass user permissions to access files within the container filesystem or mounted volumes.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-docker-engine
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-docker-engine-selinux

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