RHEL 7 : podman (RHSA-2018:2037)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110715


The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.


An update for podman is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Extras.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

The podman tool manages pods, container images, and containers. It is part of the libpod library, which is for applications that use container pods. Container pods is a concept in Kubernetes.

The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
podman (0.6.1). (BZ#1584429)

Security Fix(es) :

* podman: Containers run as non-root users do not drop capabilities (CVE-2018-10856)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.


Update the affected podman and / or podman-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110715

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2018-2037.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/27

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:podman, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:podman-debuginfo, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10856

RHSA: 2018:2037