SUSE SLES12 Security Update : docker (SUSE-SU-2015:0082-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 83667


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This docker version upgrade fixes the following security and non security issues, and adds the also additional features :

- Updated to 1.4.1 (2014-12-15) :

- Runtime :

- Fix issue with volumes-from and bind mounts not being honored after create (fixes bnc#913213)

- Added e2fsprogs as runtime dependency, this is required when the devicemapper driver is used. (bnc#913211).

- Fixed owner & group for docker.socket (thanks to Andrei Dziahel and #5)

- Updated to 1.4.0 (2014-12-11) :

- Notable Features since 1.3.0 :

- Set key=value labels to the daemon (displayed in `docker info`), applied with new `-label` daemon flag

- Add support for `ENV` in Dockerfile of the form: `ENV name=value name2=value2...`

- New Overlayfs Storage Driver

- `docker info` now returns an `ID` and `Name` field

- Filter events by event name, container, or image

- `docker cp` now supports copying from container volumes

- Fixed `docker tag`, so it honors `--force` when overriding a tag for existing image.

- Changes introduced by 1.3.3 (2014-12-11) :

- Security :

- Fix path traversal vulnerability in processing of absolute symbolic links (CVE-2014-9356) - (bnc#909709)

- Fix decompression of xz image archives, preventing privilege escalation (CVE-2014-9357) - (bnc#909710)

- Validate image IDs (CVE-2014-9358) - (bnc#909712)

- Runtime :

- Fix an issue when image archives are being read slowly

- Client :

- Fix a regression related to stdin redirection

- Fix a regression with `docker cp` when destination is the current directory

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-28

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 83667

File Name: suse_SU-2015-0082-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/05/20

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:docker, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:docker-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:docker-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9356, CVE-2014-9357, CVE-2014-9358

BID: 71647, 71649, 71654

OSVDB: 115812, 115815, 115816