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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-17125: Binutils: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
7 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) December 04, 2017 November 27, 2018 November 27, 2018

Description

nm.c and objdump.c in GNU Binutils 2.29.1 mishandle certain global symbols, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (_bfd_elf_get_symbol_version_string buffer over-read and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted ELF file.

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References

Solution

gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-devel-binutils

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