CVE-2018-16875

NameCVE-2018-16875
DescriptionThe crypto/x509 package of Go before 1.10.6 and 1.11.x before 1.11.3 does not limit the amount of work performed for each chain verification, which might allow attackers to craft pathological inputs leading to a CPU denial of service. Go TLS servers accepting client certificates and TLS clients are affected.
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NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
golang-1.11 (PTS)buster1.11.5-1fixed
sid1.11.6-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
golang-1.10source(unstable)1.10.6-1high
golang-1.11source(unstable)1.11.3-1high

Notes

https://github.com/golang/go/issues/29233
https://github.com/golang/go/commit/df523969435b8945d939c7e2a849b50910ef4c25 (1.11.3)
https://github.com/golang/go/commit/0a4a37f1f0a36e55d8ae5c34210a79499f9f2a9d (1.10.6)
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