Denial of Service (DoS) Affecting github.com/btcsuitereleases/go-socks/socks Open this link in a new tab package, versions <0.0.0-20150513194711-cfe8b59e565c


0.0
low
  • Attack Complexity

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-GOLANG-GITHUBCOMBTCSUITERELEASESGOSOCKSSOCKS-50056

  • published

    30 Oct 2017

  • disclosed

    7 Aug 2013

  • credit

    David Hill

Introduced: 7 Aug 2013

CWE-400 Open this link in a new tab

How to fix?

Upgrade github.com/btcsuitereleases/go-socks/socks to version 0.0.0-20150513194711-cfe8b59e565c or higher.

Overview

github.com/btcsuitereleases/go-socks/socks is a SOCKS5 Proxy Package for Go.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Denial of Service (DoS). An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to trigger an infinite loop, causing the system to stop responding.

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