Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : docker-engine (ELSA-2016-3568)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 91294


The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Description of changes:

docker-engine [1.10.3-1.0.3]
- CVE-2016-3697: docker: Potential privilege escalation via confusion of usernames and UIDs [orabug 23279003]

docker-engine-selinux [1.10.3-1.0.3]
- Rebuild with the updated docker-engine


Update the affected docker-engine packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 91294

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2016-3568.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/05/23

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

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


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:docker-engine, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:docker-engine-selinux, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:6, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:7

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleLinux, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3697