CVE-2021-44717

NameCVE-2021-44717
DescriptionGo before 1.16.12 and 1.17.x before 1.17.5 on UNIX allows write operations to an unintended file or unintended network connection as a consequence of erroneous closing of file descriptor 0 after file-descriptor exhaustion.
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-2891-1, DLA-2892-1

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
golang-1.11 (PTS)buster, buster (security)1.11.6-1+deb10u4vulnerable
golang-1.15 (PTS)bullseye1.15.15-1~deb11u4fixed
golang-1.17 (PTS)bookworm, sid1.17.11-1fixed
golang-1.7 (PTS)stretch1.7.4-2+deb9u1vulnerable
stretch (security)1.7.4-2+deb9u5fixed
golang-1.8 (PTS)stretch1.8.1-1+deb9u1vulnerable
stretch (security)1.8.1-1+deb9u5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
golang-1.11source(unstable)(unfixed)
golang-1.15sourcebullseye1.15.15-1~deb11u2
golang-1.15source(unstable)1.15.15-5
golang-1.17source(unstable)1.17.5-1
golang-1.7sourcestretch1.7.4-2+deb9u4DLA-2892-1
golang-1.7source(unstable)(unfixed)
golang-1.8sourcestretch1.8.1-1+deb9u4DLA-2891-1
golang-1.8source(unstable)(unfixed)

Notes

[buster] - golang-1.11 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://github.com/golang/go/issues/50057
https://groups.google.com/g/golang-announce/c/hcmEScgc00k/m/ZWnOjeY4CQAJ
https://github.com/golang/go/commit/e46abcb816fb20663483f84fe52e370790a99bee (go1.17.5)
https://github.com/golang/go/commit/44a3fb49d99cc8a4de4925b69650f97bb07faf1d (go1.16.12)

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