Oracle Linux 8 : go-toolset:ol8 (ELSA-2020-5493)

high Nessus Plugin ID 144562
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Synopsis

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Oracle Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the ELSA-2020-5493 advisory.

- Go before 1.14.12 and 1.15.x before 1.15.4 allows Denial of Service. (CVE-2020-28362)

- Go before 1.14.8 and 1.15.x before 1.15.1 allows XSS because text/html is the default for CGI/FCGI handlers that lack a Content-Type header. (CVE-2020-24553)

- Go before 1.14.12 and 1.15.x before 1.15.5 allows Code Injection. (CVE-2020-28366)

- Go before 1.14.12 and 1.15.x before 1.15.5 allows Argument Injection. (CVE-2020-28367)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2020-5493.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 144562

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2020-5493.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/23/2020

Updated: 7/2/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-28367

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:linux:8, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:delve, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:go-toolset, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:golang, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:golang-bin, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:golang-docs, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:golang-misc, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:golang-race, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:golang-src, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:golang-tests

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/22/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/2/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-24553, CVE-2020-28362, CVE-2020-28366, CVE-2020-28367

IAVB: 2020-B-0071-S