Upstream information

CVE-2015-8618 at MITRE


The Int.Exp Montgomery code in the math/big library in Go 1.5.x before 1.5.3 mishandles carry propagation and produces incorrect output, which makes it easier for attackers to obtain private RSA keys via unspecified vectors.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 957814 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 960151 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12
  • go >= 1.5.3-17.1
  • go-doc >= 1.5.3-17.1
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • go >= 1.6.1-14.1
  • go-debuginfo >= 1.6.1-14.1
  • go-debugsource >= 1.6.1-14.1
  • go-doc >= 1.6.1-14.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • go >= 1.7.0-2.1
  • go-doc >= 1.7.0-2.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA go

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise BSK 12 GA go Released