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CVE-2018-6764

Description

util/virlog.c in libvirt does not properly determine the hostname on LXC container startup, which allows local guest OS users to bypass an intended container protection mechanism and execute arbitrary commands via a crafted NSS module.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Feb 23, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: HIGH
Modified Date: Feb 23, 2018

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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