CVE-2017-8932

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-05-23
CWE:
CWE-682
Bugzilla:
1455189: CVE-2017-8932 golang: Elliptic curves carry propagation issue in x86-64 P-256
A carry propagation flaw was found in the implementation of the P-256 elliptic curve in golang. An attacker could possibly use this flaw to extract private keys when static ECDH was used.

Find out more about CVE-2017-8932 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 4.8
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (golang) RHSA-2017:1859 2017-08-01

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat OpenStack Platform Operational Tools 9 golang Will not fix
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 3 golang Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 8.0 Operational Tools for RHEL 7 golang Will not fix

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