CVE-2017-1000098

Source
Severity High
Remote Yes
Type Denial of service
Description
The net/http package's Request.ParseMultipartForm method starts writing to temporary files once the request body size surpasses the given "maxMemory" limit. It was possible for an attacker to generate a multipart request crafted such that the server ran out of file descriptors.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-433 go 2:1.7-1 2:1.8-1 High Fixed
References
https://groups.google.com/forum/#%21msg/golang-dev/4NdLzS8sls8/uIz8QlnIBQAJ
https://github.com/golang/go/commit/7478ea5dba7ed02ddffd91c1d17ec8141f7cf184
https://github.com/golang/go/issues/16296