Vulnerability identifier: #VU50046
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary shell commands on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation when using the "go get" command to fetch modules that make use of cgo. A remote unauthenticated attacker can pass specially crafted data to the application and execute arbitrary OS commands on the target system.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.
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Vulnerable software versions
Go programming language: 1.14.1 - 1.14.13, 1.15 - 1.15.6
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?