openSUSE Security Update : go (openSUSE-2016-979) (httpoxy)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update addresses a security issue affecting code statically
linked with go :

- CVE-2016-5386: A remote attacker could set the
HTTP_PROXY environment variable via Proxy header
(bsc#988487)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=988487

Solution :

Update the affected go packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92933 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5386

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