CVE-2017-16827

Updated: 2022-05-25 08:22:21.697072

Description:

The aout_get_external_symbols function in aoutx.h in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (slurp_symtab invalid free and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted ELF file.


Links NIST CIRCL RHEL Ubuntu

Severity

Severity Score
CVSS Version 2.x MEDIUM 6.8
CVSS Version 3.x HIGH 7.8

Status

OS name Project name Version Score Severity Status Errata Last updated
CentOS 6 ELS binutils 2.20 7.8 HIGH Released CLSA-2021:1638803819 2022-05-05 12:03:11
CloudLinux 6 ELS binutils 2.20 7.8 HIGH Released 2021-12-06 11:55:49
Oracle Linux 6 ELS binutils 2.20 7.8 HIGH Released CLSA-2021:1637770725 2021-11-24 13:55:40
Ubuntu 16.04 ELS binutils 2.26 7.8 HIGH Released CLSA-2021:1635459139 2021-11-02 21:02:48