CentOS 8 : go-toolset:rhel8 (CESA-2021:1746)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 150031
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Synopsis

The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote CentOS Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2021:1746 advisory.

- golang: crypto/elliptic: incorrect operations on the P-224 curve (CVE-2021-3114)

- golang: cmd/go: packages using cgo can cause arbitrary code execution at build time (CVE-2021-3115)

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://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:1746

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 150031

File Name: centos8_RHSA-2021-1746.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/28/2021

Updated: 5/28/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-3114

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/18/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/26/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-3114, CVE-2021-3115

RHSA: 2021:1746