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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-7614: Binutils: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-7614: Binutils: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/09/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

elflink.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.28, has a "member access within null pointer" undefined behavior issue, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via an "int main() {return 0;}" program.

Solution(s)

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

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