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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2017-14938: Vulnerability in GNU binary utilities

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
4 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) September 29, 2017 June 18, 2018 June 18, 2018

Description

_bfd_elf_slurp_version_tables in elf.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (excessive memory allocation and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.

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Solution

oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-developer-bcc-0-16-17-0-175-3-33-0-3-0