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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103083


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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.


Update the affected golang package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103083

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2017-1225.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/09/11

Modified: 2018/01/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:golang, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:golang-bin, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:golang-src, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:2.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/EulerOS/release, Host/EulerOS/rpm-list, Host/EulerOS/sp

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/08/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8932

OSVDB: 158065