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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for binutils (ALAS-2015-620) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for binutils (ALAS-2015-620) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/09/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the srec_scan function in bfd/srec.c in GNU binutils 2.24 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly have other unspecified impact via a crafted file.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-binutils
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-binutils-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-binutils-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-binutils
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-binutils-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-binutils-devel

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