(RHSA-2018:1304) Moderate: go-toolset-7 and go-toolset-7-golang security and bug fix update

ID RHSA-2018:1304
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-05-03T07:32:51


Go Toolset provides the Go programming language tools and libraries. Go is alternatively known as golang.

The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version: go-toolset-7-golang (1.8.7). (BZ#1545319)

Go Toolset is provided as a Technology Preview.

Security Fix(es):

  • golang: arbitrary code execution during "go get" via C compiler options (CVE-2018-6574)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes:

For detailed changes and information on usage, see Using Go Toolset linked from the References section. For information on scope of support, see the Technology Preview Features Support Scope document.