Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop') Affecting golang-1.15 package, versions <1.15~rc2-1
Attack Complexity Low
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- Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-GOLANG115-597555
- published 7 Aug 2020
- disclosed 6 Aug 2020
Introduced: 6 Aug 2020CVE-2020-16845 Open this link in a new tab
CWE-835 Open this link in a new tab
How to fix?
golang-1.15 to version 1.15~rc2-1 or higher.
Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream
golang-1.15 package and not the
golang-1.15 package as distributed by
How to fix? for
Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.
Go before 1.13.15 and 14.x before 1.14.7 can have an infinite read loop in ReadUvarint and ReadVarint in encoding/binary via invalid inputs.