[USN-4103-2] Docker vulnerability

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[USN-4103-2] Docker vulnerability

Mike Salvatore
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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4103-2
August 19, 2019

Docker vulnerability
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A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 19.04
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Summary:

Docker could be made to crash or run programs as your login.

Software Description:
- docker.io: Linux container runtime

Details:

Jasiel Spelman discovered that a double free existed in the docker-credential-
helpers dependency of Docker. A local attacker could use this to cause a denial
of service
(crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Original advisory details:

 Jasiel Spelman discovered that a double free existed in docker-credential-
 helpers. A local attacker could use this to cause a denial of service
 (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 19.04:
  docker.io                       18.09.7-0ubuntu1~19.04.5

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
  docker.io                       18.09.7-0ubuntu1~18.04.4

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
  docker.io                       18.09.7-0ubuntu1~16.04.5

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References:
  https://usn.ubuntu.com/4103-2
  https://usn.ubuntu.com/4103-1
  CVE-2019-1020014

Package Information:
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/docker.io/18.09.7-0ubuntu1~19.04.5
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/docker.io/18.09.7-0ubuntu1~18.04.4
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/docker.io/18.09.7-0ubuntu1~16.04.5


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