|Description||Go before 1.15.13 and 1.16.x before 1.16.5 has functions for DNS lookups that do not validate replies from DNS servers, and thus a return value may contain an unsafe injection (e.g., XSS) that does not conform to the RFC1035 format.|
|Source||CVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, 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.
[bullseye] - golang-1.15 <no-dsa> (Minor issue; will be fixed via point release)
[buster] - golang-1.11 <postponed> (Limited support, minor issue, affects poor validation practice, follow bullseye DSAs/point-releases)
[stretch] - golang-1.8 <postponed> (Minor issue, affects poor validation practice, requires rebuilding reverse-dependencies)
[stretch] - golang-1.7 <postponed> (Minor issue, affects poor validation practice, requires rebuilding reverse-dependencies)