|Description||net/http in Go before 1.15.12 and 1.16.x before 1.16.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) via a large header to ReadRequest or ReadResponse. Server, Transport, and Client can each be affected in some configurations.|
|Source||CVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)|
Vulnerable and fixed packages
The table below lists information on source packages.
The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.
[buster] - golang-1.11 <postponed> (Limited support, minor issue, DoS)
[stretch] - golang-1.8 <postponed> (Minor issue, DoS, requires rebuilding reverse-dependencies)
[stretch] - golang-1.7 <postponed> (Minor issue, DoS, requires rebuilding reverse-dependencies)
[buster] - golang-golang-x-net-dev <postponed> (Limited support, minor issue, DoS)
[stretch] - golang-golang-x-net-dev <no-dsa> (Limited support in stretch)
https://github.com/golang/go/issues/45711 (1.15 backport)
https://github.com/golang/go/issues/45712 (1.16 backport)
golang: introduced by https://github.com/golang/go/commit/ae080c1aecb129a3230e7afecdb4a16ad3da9b3c (go1.5beta1)
golang-golang-x-net: introduced by https://github.com/golang/net/commit/5916dcb167ed985a5b9e6871fbfd74848a4c170b