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Red Hat OpenShift: CVE-2019-14819: openshift-ansible: dockergc service account incorrectly associated with namespace during upgrade

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Red Hat OpenShift: CVE-2019-14819: openshift-ansible: dockergc service account incorrectly associated with namespace during upgrade

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/08/2019
Created
10/09/2019
Added
10/08/2019
Modified
01/13/2020

Description

A flaw was found during the upgrade of an existing OpenShift Container Platform 3.x cluster. Using CRI-O, the dockergc service account is assigned to the current namespace of the user performing the upgrade. This flaw can allow an unprivileged user to escalate their privileges to those allowed by the privileged Security Context Constraints.

Solution(s)

  • linuxrpm-upgrade-openshift-ansible

References

  • linuxrpm-upgrade-openshift-ansible

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