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Bug 569124 (CVE-2015-8618) - <dev-lang/go-1.5.3: Carry propagation in Int.Exp Montgomery code in math/big library (CVE-2015-8618)
Summary: <dev-lang/go-1.5.3: Carry propagation in Int.Exp Montgomery code in math/big ...
Alias: CVE-2015-8618
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal trivial (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: ~3 [noglsa]
Depends on:
Reported: 2015-12-22 09:00 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2016-03-29 09:50 UTC (History)
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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2015-12-22 09:00:19 UTC
From ${URL} :

Carry propagation in Int.Exp Montgomery function was found in golang's math/big library, similar to 
CVE-2015-3193. This issue was introduced in the 1.5 release and remains present in 1.5.1 and 1.5.2.

Upstream patch:

CVE request:

@maintainer(s): since the package or the affected version has never been marked as stable, we don't need to stabilize it. After the bump, please remove the affected versions from the tree.
Comment 1 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-01-14 10:08:41 UTC
fixed in 1.5.3
Comment 2 William Hubbs gentoo-dev 2016-01-19 23:39:20 UTC
The affected version (1.5.1-r1) is removed.
Comment 3 Aaron Bauman Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2016-03-29 09:50:50 UTC
no vulnerable versions in tree.