EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : golang (EulerOS-SA-2017-1225)

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Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the golang packages installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- A carry propagation flaw was found in the
implementation of the P-256 elliptic curve in golang.
An attacker could possibly use this flaw to extract
private keys when static ECDH was used. (CVE-2017-8932)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?68c9f1f0

Solution :

Update the affected golang package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103083 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-8932

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