openSUSE Security Update : go1.11 (openSUSE-2019-1164)

high Nessus Plugin ID 123819



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for go1.11 to version 1.11.5 fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

- CVE-2019-6486: Fixed a CPU Denial-of-Service vulnerability affecting crypto/ellpitic related to P-521 and P-384 (bsc#1123013 go#29903).

Other bug fixes and changes made :

- Fix erroneous trailing backslash in %post script.

- Use better forms of -exec \; in some places.

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.


Update the affected go1.11 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 123819

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1164.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/8/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.2

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:go1.11, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:go1.11-race, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/5/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/24/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-6486