openSUSE Security Update : go1.12 (openSUSE-2019-2056) (Ping Flood) (Reset Flood)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 128462



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for go1.12 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2019-9512: Fixed HTTP/2 flood using PING frames that results in unbounded memory growth (bsc#1146111).

- CVE-2019-9514: Fixed HTTP/2 implementation that is vulnerable to a reset flood, potentially leading to a denial of service (bsc#1146115).

- CVE-2019-14809: Fixed malformed hosts in URLs that leads to authorization bypass (bsc#1146123).

Bugfixes :

- Update to go version 1.12.9 (bsc#1141689).

- Adding Web Assembly stuff from misc/wasm (bsc#1139210).

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


Update the affected go1.12 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 128462

File Name: openSUSE-2019-2056.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/3/2019

Updated: 12/5/2022

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-14809


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:go1.12, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:go1.12-race, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1

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: 9/2/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/13/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-14809, CVE-2019-9512, CVE-2019-9514