CVE-2019-17451

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Description

An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.32. It is an integer overflow leading to a SEGV in _bfd_dwarf2_find_nearest_line in dwarf2.c, as demonstrated by nm.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-10/msg00078.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-11/msg00004.html

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202007-39

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20191024-0002/

https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=25070

https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=336bfbeb1848f4b9558456fdcf283ee8a32d7fd1

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4336-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-10-10

Updated: 2020-11-02

Type: CWE-190

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:gnu:binutils:2.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (17 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
151919Ubuntu 16.04 LTS : GNU binutils vulnerabilities (USN-4336-2)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
146710EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : binutils (EulerOS-SA-2021-1282)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
145841CentOS 8 : binutils (CESA-2020:1797)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
143785SUSE SLES15 Security Update : binutils (SUSE-SU-2020:3552-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143614SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : binutils (SUSE-SU-2020:3060-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
142149openSUSE Security Update : binutils (openSUSE-2020-1804)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
140839EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : binutils (EulerOS-SA-2020-2072)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
138962GLSA-202007-39 : Binutils: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
medium
136054RHEL 8 : binutils (RHSA-2020:1797)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
135966Ubuntu 18.04 LTS : GNU binutils vulnerabilities (USN-4336-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
135628EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.2.2 : binutils (EulerOS-SA-2020-1466)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
134494EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.2.0 : binutils (EulerOS-SA-2020-1205)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
132828EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.5.0 : binutils (EulerOS-SA-2020-1074)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
132531Photon OS 2.0: Binutils PHSA-2019-2.0-0190NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
medium
132521Photon OS 1.0: Binutils PHSA-2019-1.0-0257NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
medium
131796EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : binutils (EulerOS-SA-2019-2522)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
131342EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : binutils (EulerOS-SA-2019-2276)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium