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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2021-20284) ELSA-2021-4364: binutils security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2021-20284) ELSA-2021-4364: binutils security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/26/2021
Created
11/19/2021
Added
11/17/2021
Modified
11/17/2021

Description

A flaw was found in GNU Binutils 2.35.1, where there is a heap-based buffer overflow in _bfd_elf_slurp_secondary_reloc_section in elf.c due to the number of symbols not calculated correctly. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-binutils
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-binutils-devel

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