openSUSE Security Update : lxc (openSUSE-2015-523)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

lxc was updated to fix two security issues.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2015-1331: directory traversal flaw allowing
arbitrary file creation as the root user (bnc#938522)

- CVE-2015-1334: AppArmor or SELinux confinement escape
via fake /proc (bnc#938523)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=938522
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=938523

Solution :

Update the affected lxc packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85135 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1331
CVE-2015-1334

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