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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-7225: Binutils: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-7225: Binutils: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/22/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/08/2018
Modified
01/08/2018

Description

The find_nearest_line function in addr2line in GNU Binutils 2.28 does not handle the case where the main file name and the directory name are both empty, triggering a NULL pointer dereference and an invalid write, and leading to a program crash.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-devel-binutils

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