Security update for go1.11

SUSE Security Update: Security update for go1.11
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0651-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1123013
Cross-References: CVE-2019-6486
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for go1.11 to version 1.11.5 fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-6486: Fixed a CPU Denial-of-Service vulnerability affecting crypto/ellpitic related to P-521 and P-384 (bsc#1123013 go#29903).

Other bug fixes and changes made:
  • Fix erroneous trailing backslash in %post script.
  • Use better forms of -exec \; in some places.

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-651=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • go1.11-1.11.5-1.9.1
    • go1.11-doc-1.11.5-1.9.1

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