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[SECURITY] [DLA 3479-1] golang-yaml.v2 security update

Debian LTS Advisory DLA-3479-1                debian-lts@lists.debian.org
https://www.debian.org/lts/security/                  Roberto C. Sánchez
July 05, 2023                                 https://wiki.debian.org/LTS

Package        : golang-yaml.v2
Version        : 2.2.2-1+deb10u1
CVE ID         : CVE-2021-4235 CVE-2022-3064

Two denial of service vulnerabilities have been discovered in
golang-yaml.v2, a library which provides YAML support for the Go


    Due to unbounded alias chasing, a maliciously crafted YAML file can
    cause the system to consume significant system resources. If parsing
    user input, this may be used as a denial of service vector.


    Parsing malicious or large YAML documents can consume excessive
    amounts of CPU or memory.

Thanks to Scarlett Moore for working on preparing this update.

For Debian 10 buster, these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your golang-yaml.v2 packages.

For the detailed security status of golang-yaml.v2 please refer to
its security tracker page at:

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS

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