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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-9962

Race condition in Docker Engine before 1.12.6 might allow local root users in a container to gain privileges by using ptrace to access file-descriptors of a process launched or moved into the container from another namespace, aka an "on-entry vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2017-01-31 Last Update Date : 2017-03-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.4
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 362

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-9962

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Docker Docker 1.12.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Docker Docker 1

- References For CVE-2016-9962

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-34
GENTOO GLSA-201701-34
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/WUQ3MQNEL5IBZZLMLR72Q4YDCL2SCKRK/
FEDORA FEDORA-2017-fcd02e2c2d
https://github.com/opencontainers/runc/commit/50a19c6ff828c58e5dab13830bd3dacde268afe5 CONFIRM
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/BQAXJMMLRU7DD2IMG47SR2K4BOFFG7FZ/
FEDORA FEDORA-2017-dbc2b618eb
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/FINGBFMIXBG6B6ZWYH3TMRP5V3PDBNXR/
FEDORA FEDORA-2017-c2c2d1be16
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/UVM7FCOQMPKOFLDTUYSS4ES76DDM56VP/
FEDORA FEDORA-2017-0200646669
https://github.com/docker/docker/releases/tag/v1.12.6 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/540001/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20170111 Re: [oss-security] Docker 1.12.6 - Security Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95361
BID 95361 Docker CVE-2016-9962 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2017-01-23
https://access.redhat.com/security/vulnerabilities/cve-2016-9962 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1012568#c6 CONFIRM
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2017/Jan/21
FULLDISC 20170110 Docker 1.12.6 - Security Advisory
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2017/Jan/29
FULLDISC 20170111 Re: [oss-security] Docker 1.12.6 - Security Advisory

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-9962

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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