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CVE-2016-5195 and the Docker For Mac VM Host

(Fridder) #1

Can we get a threat assessment and a timetable to a patch please?

(Justin Cormack) #2

We are currently expecting to patch around the 25th October.

So far I have only been able to make it panic the kernel on the currently shipping configuration. The exploit is significantly less useful inside a container, as filesystem access remains restricted, but we are still evaluating.

(Fridder) #3

Thank you. Is there a place to track this or is the forum the best place?