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SUSE: CVE-2021-27918: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/11/2021
Created
03/27/2021
Added
03/25/2021
Modified
07/16/2021

Description

encoding/xml in Go before 1.15.9 and 1.16.x before 1.16.1 has an infinite loop if a custom TokenReader (for xml.NewTokenDecoder) returns EOF in the middle of an element. This can occur in the Decode, DecodeElement, or Skip method.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-go1-15
  • suse-upgrade-go1-15-doc
  • suse-upgrade-go1-15-race

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