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Ubuntu: USN-4336-2 (CVE-2017-14333): GNU binutils vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-4336-2 (CVE-2017-14333): GNU binutils vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/12/2017
Created
07/24/2021
Added
07/22/2021
Modified
07/22/2021

Description

The process_version_sections function in readelf.c in GNU Binutils 2.29 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (Integer Overflow, and hang because of a time-consuming loop) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted binary file with invalid values of ent.vn_next, during "readelf -a" execution.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-2-26-1-1ubuntu1-16-04-8-esm1
  • ubuntu-upgrade-available
  • ubuntu-upgrade-binutils-multiarch
  • ubuntu-upgrade-desktop
  • ubuntu-upgrade-infra
  • ubuntu-upgrade-ua

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