CVE-2017-9040

Updated: 2022-05-25 08:33:38.600427

Description:

GNU Binutils 2017-04-03 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash), related to the process_mips_specific function in readelf.c, via a crafted ELF file that triggers a large memory-allocation attempt.


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Severity

Severity Score
CVSS Version 2.x MEDIUM 4.3
CVSS Version 3.x MEDIUM 5.5

Status

OS name Project name Version Score Severity Status Errata Last updated
CentOS 6 ELS binutils 2.20 5.5 MEDIUM Ignored 2021-11-24 09:55:17
CloudLinux 6 ELS binutils 2.20 5.5 MEDIUM Ignored 2021-11-24 09:55:16
Oracle Linux 6 ELS binutils 2.20 5.5 MEDIUM Ignored 2021-11-24 09:55:16
Ubuntu 16.04 ELS binutils 2.26 5.5 MEDIUM Released CLSA-2021:1635459139 2021-11-02 21:02:48