Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2986-1 golang-1.8 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 28 Apr 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-23772, CVE-2022-23806, CVE-2022-24921.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the Go programming language. An attacker could trigger a denial-of-service (DoS) or invalid cryptographic computation.
Rat.SetString in math/big has an overflow that can lead to Uncontrolled Memory Consumption.
Curve.IsOnCurve in crypto/elliptic can incorrectly return true in situations with a big.Int value that is not a valid field element.
regexp.Compile allows stack exhaustion via a deeply nested expression.
For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 1.8.1-1+deb9u5.
We recommend that you upgrade your golang-1.8 packages.
For the detailed security status of golang-1.8 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/golang-1.8
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