MGASA-2021-0416 - Updated golang packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 04 Sep 2021
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0416.html
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 8
CVE: CVE-2021-36221

The updated golang packages fix a security vulnerability:

Go before 1.15.15 and 1.16.x before 1.16.7 has a race condition that can
lead to a net/http/httputil ReverseProxy panic upon an ErrAbortHandler
abort (CVE-2021-36221).

References:
- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=29391
- https://lists.suse.com/pipermail/sle-security-updates/2021-August/009314.html
- https://groups.google.com/g/golang-announce/c/uHACNfXAZqk
- https://lists.suse.com/pipermail/sle-security-updates/2021-August/009321.html
- https://lists.opensuse.org/archives/list/[email protected]/thread/QBLRS3I4ZUSJEMER3J6HA6RD4XDIQYHC/
- https://lists.opensuse.org/archives/list/[email protected]/thread/7FPUQARVFSVTNWXPM6OPHZLDEEMVSSM3/
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-36221

SRPMS:
- 8/core/golang-1.15.15-1.mga8