Debian DSA-4865-1 : - security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 146922


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


Multiple security issues were discovered in Docker, a Linux container runtime, which could result in denial of service, an information leak or privilege escalation.


Upgrade the packages.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 18.09.1+dfsg1-7.1+deb10u3.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 146922

File Name: debian_DSA-4865.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/1/2021

Updated: 5/11/2022

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.7


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 2.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-15257


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/27/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/16/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15157, CVE-2020-15257, CVE-2021-21284, CVE-2021-21285

DSA: 4865