openSUSE Security Update : docker (openSUSE-2016-643)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for docker fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-3697: Potential privilege escalation via
confusion of usernames and UIDs (boo#976777)

Bugs fixed :

- devicemapper: fix zero-sized field access

- remove docker-netns-aarch64.patch: This patch was adding
We'll fix that later if we want to release for those
archs.

- Exclude init scripts other than systemd from the
test-package make it explicit.

- Add test subpackage and fix line numbers in patches

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=976777

Solution :

Update the affected docker packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91401 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3697

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