Fedora 26 : golang (2018-6f08b79a09)

High Nessus Plugin ID 107031


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Security fix for CVE-2018-6574

- Rebase to latest point release

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
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: High

ID: 107031

File Name: fedora_2018-6f08b79a09.nasl

Version: 3.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/02/28

Modified: 2018/03/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:golang, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6574