Security update for go1.16

SUSE Security Update: Security update for go1.16
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2021:0937-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1182345 #1183333 #1183334
Cross-References:CVE-2021-27918 CVE-2021-27919
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP2

An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has one errata is now available.

Description:

This update for go1.16 fixes the following issues:

  • go1.16.2 (released 2021-03-11) (bsc#1182345)
  • go1.16.1 (released 2021-03-10) (bsc#1182345) - CVE-2021-27918: Fixed an infinite loop when using xml.NewTokenDecoder with a custom TokenReader (bsc#1183333). - CVE-2021-27919: Fixed an issue where archive/zip: can panic when calling Reader.Open (bsc#1183334).

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 Development Tools 15-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-SP2-2021-937=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP2 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • go1.16-1.16.2-1.8.1
    • go1.16-doc-1.16.2-1.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP2 (aarch64 x86_64):
    • go1.16-race-1.16.2-1.8.1

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