openSUSE Security Update : docker (openSUSE-2015-666)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 86437


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Docker was updated to 1.8.3 to fix two security issues.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2014-8178: layer IDs lead to local graph poisoning (boo#949660)

- CVE-2014-8179: manifest validation and parsing logic errors allow pull-by-digest validation bypass

In addition, the following change is included :

- --disable-legacy-registry to prevent a daemon from using a v1 registry


Update the affected docker packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 86437

File Name: openSUSE-2015-666.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/10/19

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:docker, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:docker-bash-completion, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:docker-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:docker-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:docker-test, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:docker-zsh-completion, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/10/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8178, CVE-2014-8179