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Infrastructure -> Infrastructure Hardening: Limitation of system calls in virtual environments

Risk and Opportunity

Risk: System calls in virtual environments like docker can lead to privilege escalation.
Opportunity: System calls in virtual environments like docker are audited and limited.

Exploit details

Usefullness: Very High
Required knowledge: Medium (two disciplines)
Required time: Medium
Required resources (systems): Medium

Additional Information

Dependencies: Applications are running in virtualized environments
Implementation hints: seccomp, strace
OWASP SAMM 2 Mapping: o-environment-management|A|1