CVE-2016-3697

2016-06-01T20:59:00
ID CVE-2016-3697
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-30T16:27:00

Description

libcontainer/user/user.go in runC before 0.1.0, as used in Docker before 1.11.2, improperly treats a numeric UID as a potential username, which allows local users to gain privileges via a numeric username in the password file in a container.