Mageia 2019-0310: golang security update

    Date02 Nov 2019
    CategoryMageia
    190
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated golang packages fix security vulnerability: Daniel Mandragona discovered that invalid DSA public keys can cause a panic in dsa.Verify(), resulting in denial of service (CVE-2019-17596).
    MGASA-2019-0310 - Updated golang packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 02 Nov 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0310.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-17596
    
    Updated golang packages fix security vulnerability:
    
    Daniel Mandragona discovered that invalid DSA public keys can cause a panic
    in dsa.Verify(), resulting in denial of service (CVE-2019-17596).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25616
    - https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/golang-announce/lVEm7llp0w0/VbafyRkgCgAJ
    - https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4551
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-17596
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/golang-1.12.11-1.mga7
    

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