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CVE-2018-9862 Detail

Description

util.c in runV 1.0.0 for Docker mishandles a numeric username, which allows attackers to obtain root access by leveraging the presence of an initial numeric value on an /etc/passwd line, and then issuing a "docker exec" command with that value in the -u argument, a similar issue to CVE-2016-3697.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/09/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/103738
https://github.com/hyperhq/hyperstart/pull/348

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-9862
NVD Published Date:
04/09/2018
NVD Last Modified:
04/16/2018