Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4379-1 golang-1.7 -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 01 Feb 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-7187, CVE-2019-6486.
- More information:
A vulnerability was discovered in the implementation of the P-521 and P-384 elliptic curves, which could result in denial of service and in some cases key recovery.
In addition this update fixes a vulnerability in
go get, which could result in the execution of arbitrary shell commands.
For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1.7.4-2+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your golang-1.7 packages.
For the detailed security status of golang-1.7 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/golang-1.7