openSUSE Security Update : lxc (openSUSE-2016-1488)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for lxc fixes the following issue :

- CVE-2016-8649: guest escape via ptrace of lxc-attach
(boo#1010933).

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1010933

Solution :

Update the affected lxc packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96029 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-8649

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