CVE-2017-1000098

NameCVE-2017-1000098
DescriptionThe net/http package's Request.ParseMultipartForm method starts writing to temporary files once the request body size surpasses the given "maxMemory" limit. It was possible for an attacker to generate a multipart request crafted such that the server ran out of file descriptors.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1123-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
golang (PTS)jessie2:1.3.3-1vulnerable
golang-1.7 (PTS)stretch1.7.4-2fixed
golang-1.8 (PTS)stretch1.8.1-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
golangsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
golangsourcewheezy2:1.0.2-1.1+deb7u1mediumDLA-1123-1
golang-1.7source(unstable)1.7.4-1medium
golang-1.8source(unstable)(not affected)
golang-1.9source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- golang-1.9 <not-affected> (Fixed before initial release to Debian)
- golang-1.8 <not-affected> (Fixed before initial release to Debian)
[jessie] - golang <ignored> (Minor issue)
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/golang-dev/4NdLzS8sls8/uIz8QlnIBQAJ
https://golang.org/cl/30410
https://golang.org/issue/17965

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