SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 / openSUSE 15 Security Update : go1.21 (SUSE-SU-2024:1588-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 195604



The remote SUSE host is missing a security update.


The remote SUSE Linux SLED15 / SLED_SAP15 / SLES15 / SLES_SAP15 / openSUSE 15 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the SUSE-SU-2024:1588-1 advisory.

- On Darwin, building a Go module which contains CGO can trigger arbitrary code execution when using the Apple version of ld, due to usage of the -lto_library flag in a #cgo LDFLAGS directive. (CVE-2024-24787)

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 go1.21, go1.21-doc and / or go1.21-race packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 195604

File Name: suse_SU-2024-1588-1.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/11/2024

Updated: 5/11/2024

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-24787


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:go1.21, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:go1.21-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:go1.21-race, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/10/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/8/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-24787

SuSE: SUSE-SU-2024:1588-1