ALAS-2021-1538


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2021-1538
Advisory Release Date: 2021-09-30 19:24 Pacific
Advisory Updated Date: 2021-10-04 22:19 Pacific
Severity: Medium
References: CVE-2021-36221 

Issue Overview:

A race condition flaw was found in Go. The incoming requests body weren't closed after the handler panic and as a consequence this could lead to ReverseProxy crash. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to Availability. (CVE-2021-36221)


Affected Packages:

golang


Issue Correction:
Run yum update golang to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    golang-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.i686
    golang-bin-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.i686

noarch:
    golang-docs-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.noarch
    golang-tests-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.noarch
    golang-misc-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.noarch
    golang-src-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.noarch

src:
    golang-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    golang-race-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.x86_64
    golang-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.x86_64
    golang-bin-1.15.15-1.71.amzn1.x86_64