Oracle Linux 9 : Image / Builder (ELSA-2022-7950)

high Nessus Plugin ID 168114


The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update.


The remote Oracle Linux 9 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ELSA-2022-7950 advisory.

- A too-short encoded message can cause a panic in Float.GobDecode and Rat GobDecode in math/big in Go before 1.17.13 and 1.18.5, potentially allowing a denial of service. (CVE-2022-32189)

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


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 168114

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2022-7950.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/22/2022

Updated: 10/2/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-32189


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:linux:9, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:cockpit-composer, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild-composer, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild-composer-core, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild-composer-dnf-json, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild-composer-worker, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild-luks2, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild-lvm2, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild-ostree, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:osbuild-selinux, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:python3-osbuild, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:weldr-client

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/22/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/2/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-32189