EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : golang (EulerOS-SA-2017-1225)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103083
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected golang package.