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Alpine Linux: CVE-2020-16845: go ReadUvarint and ReadVarint can read an unlimited number of bytes from invalid inputs

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2020-16845: go ReadUvarint and ReadVarint can read an unlimited number of bytes from invalid inputs

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/06/2020
Created
10/14/2020
Added
10/13/2020
Modified
04/25/2022

Description

Go before 1.13.15 and 14.x before 1.14.7 can have an infinite read loop in ReadUvarint and ReadVarint in encoding/binary via invalid inputs.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-go

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