CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 25, 2023
Updated: Sep 26, 2023
CWE ID 862
CWE ID 424


CVE-2023-5165 is a vulnerability found in Docker Desktop versions 4.13.0 through 4.22.0, allowing an unprivileged user to bypass Enhanced Container Isolation (ECI) restrictions by accessing the debug shell within a short timeframe after launching Docker Desktop. This vulnerability affects Docker Business customers who do not have local root or Administrator privileges. It has been fixed in Docker Desktop 4.23.0. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH with an exploitability score of 2.0, indicating a potential danger to organizations. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, with an attack vector of local access and low attack complexity, leading to potential compromise of system availability and data confidentiality if exploited.

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