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Docker runc flaw opens the door to a ‘Doomsday scenario’

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Security experts found a serious flaw tracked CVE-2019-5736 affectingrunc, the default container runtime for Docker, containerd, Podman, and CRI-O.

Aleksa Sarai, a senior software engineer at SUSE Linux GmbH, has disclosed a serious vulnerability tracked CVE-2019-5736 affectingrunc, the default container runtime for Docker, containerd, Podman, and CRI-O.

The vulnerability was discovered by the security researchers Adam Iwaniuk and Borys Popławski.

Such kind of vulnerabilities could have a significant impact on an IT environment, its exploitation could potentially escape containment, impacting the entire container host, ultimately compromising the hundreds-to-thousands of other containers running on it

“The disclosure of a security flaw (CVE-2019-5736) inruncand docker illustrates a bad scenario for many IT administrators, managers, and CxOs.” reads a blog post. published by Red Hat.

“While there are very few incidents that could qualify as a doomsday scenario for enterprise...(continued)

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