Fedora 38 : golang (2023-aad8537873)

high Nessus Plugin ID 181487



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


The remote Fedora 38 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the FEDORA-2023-aad8537873 advisory.

- This release includes fixes to the go command, the crypto/tls, net/http packages, and several more.

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 golang package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 181487

File Name: fedora_2023-aad8537873.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/16/2023

Updated: 9/16/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:golang, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:38

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/8/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/8/2023

Reference Information