openSUSE Security Update : containerd / docker / runc (openSUSE-2016-1400)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 95554


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for containerd, docker, runc fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-8867: Fix ambient capability usage in containers (bsc#1007249).

Bugfixes :

- boo#1006368: Fixed broken docker/containerd installation when installed by SuSE Studio in an appliance.

- boo#1004490: Update docker to 1.12.2

- boo#977394: Fix go version to 1.5.

- boo#999582: Change the internal mountpoint name to not use ':' as that character can be considered a special character by other tools.

- Update docker to 1.12.3

- This update changes the runc versioning scheme to prevent version downgrades (boo#1009961).


Update the affected containerd / docker / runc packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 95554

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1400.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/06

Modified: 2016/12/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:containerd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:containerd-ctr, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:containerd-ctr-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:containerd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:containerd-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:containerd-test, 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-test-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:docker-zsh-completion, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:runc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:runc-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:runc-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:runc-test, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8867