Advisories ยป MGASA-2022-0091

Updated golang packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 07 Mar 2022
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 8
CVE: CVE-2022-23772 , CVE-2022-23773 , CVE-2022-23806


Overflow in Rat.SetString in math/big can lead to uncontrolled memory
consumption (CVE-2022-23772)
Incorrect access control in cmd/go (CVE-2022-23773)
Incorrect returned value in crypto/elliptic IsOnCurve (CVE-2022-23806)
The following non-security bugs were fixed:
- go#50978 crypto/elliptic: IsOnCurve returns true for invalid field
- go#50701 math/big: Rat.SetString may consume large amount of RAM and
- go#50687 cmd/go: do not treat branches with semantic-version names as
- go#50942 cmd/asm: "compile: loop" compiler bug?
- go#50867 cmd/compile: incorrect use of CMN on arm64
- go#50812 cmd/go: remove bitbucket VCS probing
- go#50781 runtime: incorrect frame information in traceback traversal may
  hang the process.
- go#50722 debug/pe: reading debug_info section of PE files that use the
  DWARF5 form DW_FORM_line_strp causes error
- go#50683 cmd/compile: MOVWreg missing sign-extension following a Copy
  from a floating-point LoadReg
- go#50586 net/http/httptest: add fipsonly compliant certificate in for
  NewTLSServer(), for dev.boringcrypto branch
- go#50297 cmd/link: does not set section type of .init_array correctly
- go#50246 runtime: intermittent os/exec.Command.Start() Hang on Darwin in
  Presence of "plugin" Package