ID CVE-2017-14940
Summary scan_unit_for_symbols in dwarf2.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • GNU Binutils 2.29
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:binutils:2.29
CVSS
Base: 4.3
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-476
CAPEC
nessus via4
  • NASL family PhotonOS Local Security Checks
    NASL id PHOTONOS_PHSA-2018-2_0-0016_BINUTILS.NASL
    description An update of the binutils package has been released.
    last seen 2019-02-08
    modified 2019-02-07
    plugin id 121915
    published 2019-02-07
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=121915
    title Photon OS 2.0: Binutils PHSA-2018-2.0-0016
  • NASL family PhotonOS Local Security Checks
    NASL id PHOTONOS_PHSA-2018-1_0-0104.NASL
    description An update of 'binutils' packages of Photon OS has been released.
    last seen 2019-02-08
    modified 2019-02-07
    plugin id 111916
    published 2018-08-17
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=111916
    title Photon OS 1.0: Binutils PHSA-2018-1.0-0104 (deprecated)
  • NASL family PhotonOS Local Security Checks
    NASL id PHOTONOS_PHSA-2018-1_0-0104_BINUTILS.NASL
    description An update of the binutils package has been released.
    last seen 2019-02-08
    modified 2019-02-07
    plugin id 121805
    published 2019-02-07
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=121805
    title Photon OS 1.0: Binutils PHSA-2018-1.0-0104
  • NASL family PhotonOS Local Security Checks
    NASL id PHOTONOS_PHSA-2018-2_0-0016.NASL
    description An update of {'linux', 'curl', 'binutils', 'postgresql', 'libtiff'} packages of Photon OS has been released.
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2019-02-07
    plugin id 111286
    published 2018-07-24
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=111286
    title Photon OS 2.0 : Linux / Postgresql / Binutils / Curl / Libtiff (PhotonOS-PHSA-2018-2.0-0016) (deprecated)
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Last major update 29-09-2017 - 21:29
Published 29-09-2017 - 21:29
Last modified 03-10-2017 - 13:37
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