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CentOS: (CVE-2016-3959) CESA-2016:1538: golang

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/23/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/19/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The Verify function in crypto/dsa/dsa.go in Go before 1.5.4 and 1.6.x before 1.6.1 does not properly check parameters passed to the big integer library, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted public key to a program that uses HTTPS client certificates or SSH server libraries.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-golang
  • centos-upgrade-golang-bin
  • centos-upgrade-golang-docs
  • centos-upgrade-golang-misc
  • centos-upgrade-golang-src
  • centos-upgrade-golang-tests

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