Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2455-1 packer -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 19 Nov 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-9283.
- More information:
golang-go.crypto was recently updated with a fix for CVE-2020-9283. This in turn requires all packages that use the affected code to be recompiled in order to pick up the security fix.
SSH signature verification could cause Panic when given invalid Public key.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 0.10.2+dfsg-6+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your packer packages.
For the detailed security status of packer please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/packer
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS