openSUSE-SU-2018:4255-1: important: Security update for go1.10

openSUSE Security Update: Security update for go1.10

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:4255-1
Rating: important
References: #1082409 #1098017 #1113978 #1118897 #1118898
#1118899 #1119634 #1119706
Cross-References: CVE-2018-16873 CVE-2018-16874 CVE-2018-16875

Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.3

An update that solves three vulnerabilities and has 5 fixes
is now available.


This update for go1.10 fixes the following issues:

Security vulnerabilities fixed:

– CVE-2018-16873 (bsc#1118897): cmd/go: remote command execution during
“go get -u”.
– CVE-2018-16874 (bsc#1118898): cmd/go: directory traversal in “go get”
via curly braces in import paths
– CVE-2018-16875 (bsc#1118899): crypto/x509: CPU denial of service

Other issues fixed:

– Fix build error with PIE linker flags on ppc64le. (bsc#1113978,
– Review dependencies (requires, recommends and supports) (bsc#1082409)
– Make profile.d/ no longer set GOROOT=, in order to make switching
between versions no longer break. This ends up removing the need for entirely (because GOPATH is also set automatically) (boo#1119634)
– Fix a regression that broke go get for import path patterns containing
“…” (bsc#1119706)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE 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:

– openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-1593=1

Package List:

– openSUSE Leap 42.3 (i586 x86_64):


– openSUSE Leap 42.3 (x86_64):



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