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The encoding/xml package in Go (all versions) does not correctly preserve the semantics of attribute namespace prefixes during tokenization round-trips, which allows an attacker to craft inputs that behave in conflicting ways during different stages of processing in affected downstream applications.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 5.6
Component: go
Publish Date: Dec 14, 2020
Related ID: --
Modified Date: Dec 15, 2020

Find out more about CVE-2020-29509 from the MITRE-CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Fixed LIN10-8820 --
Wind River Linux 8 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux 9 Requires LTSS -- -- --
Wind River Linux 7 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 21 Fixed LIN1021-719 --
Wind River Linux LTS 22 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Fixed LIN1018-7880 --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Fixed LIN1019-6781 --
Wind River Linux CD release Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 7 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 6.9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --

Related Products

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