runc Container Escape Vulnerability: CVE-2019-5736

runC is a lightweight portable container runtime. Its designed to create containers as per Open Container Initiative (OCI). A vulnerability in runC module allows a crafted (malicious) container (created using runC) to overwrite the host OS runC binary. The compromised host runC module can be further used to execute root commands on the host OS. … Continue reading “runc Container Escape Vulnerability: CVE-2019-5736”