|Description||The encoding/xml package in Go (all versions) does not correctly preserve the semantics of attribute namespace prefixes during tokenization round-trips, which allows an attacker to craft inputs that behave in conflicting ways during different stages of processing in affected downstream applications.|
|Source||CVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)|
Vulnerable and fixed packages
The table below lists information on source packages.
|golang-1.11 (PTS)||buster, buster (security)||1.11.6-1+deb10u3||vulnerable|
|golang-1.15 (PTS)||bullseye, sid||1.15.6-1||vulnerable|
The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.
[stretch] - golang-1.8 <ignored> (deemed unfixable by upstream who shifts responsibility to saml packages we don't ship)
[stretch] - golang-1.7 <ignored> (deemed unfixable by upstream who shifts responsibility to saml packages we don't ship)