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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2020-16599): gdb vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2020-16599): gdb vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/09/2020
Created
06/21/2024
Added
06/21/2024
Modified
06/21/2024

Description

A Null Pointer Dereference vulnerability exists in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.35, in _bfd_elf_get_symbol_version_string, as demonstrated in nm-new, that can cause a denial of service via a crafted file.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-gdb
  • ubuntu-upgrade-gdbserver

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