Fedora 21 : arm-none-eabi-binutils-cs-2014.05.28-3.fc21 (2014-14888)

High Nessus Plugin ID 79765

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- fix directory traversal vulnerability (#1162657)

- fix CVE-2014-8501: out-of-bounds write when parsing specially crafted PE executable

- fix CVE-2014-8502: heap overflow in objdump

- fix CVE-2014-8503: stack overflow in objdump when parsing specially crafted ihex file

- fix CVE-2014-8504: stack overflow in the SREC parser

- fix out of bounds memory write

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected arm-none-eabi-binutils-cs package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1162570

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1162594

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1162621

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1162655

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1162666

http://www.nessus.org/u?6e5083da

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79765

File Name: fedora_2014-14888.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/12/07

Updated: 2018/12/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:arm-none-eabi-binutils-cs, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8485, CVE-2014-8501, CVE-2014-8502, CVE-2014-8504, CVE-2014-8737, CVE-2014-8738

BID: 70741, 70761, 70866, 70869, 70908, 71083

FEDORA: 2014-14888