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1111687: CVE-2014-3499 docker: systemd socket activation results in privilege escalation

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Docker 1.0.0 uses world-readable and world-writable permissions on the management socket, which allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2014-3499 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 7.2
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Extras (docker) RHSA-2014:0820 2014-07-01


Red Hat would like to thank Jon Stanley for reporting this issue.
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