Upstream information

CVE-2017-17080 at MITRE

Description

elf.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29.1, does not validate sizes of core notes, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (bfd_getl32 heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted object file, related to elfcore_grok_netbsd_procinfo, elfcore_grok_openbsd_procinfo, and elfcore_grok_nto_status.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.5
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1070764 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX]

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Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 binutils Ignore
Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 binutils Ignore
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 binutils Ignore
Magnum Orchestration 7 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-BCL binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-ESPOS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-ESPOS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 binutils Ignore
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 binutils Ignore
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 binutils Ignore
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 binutils Ignore
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 binutils Ignore


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Dec 1 01:32:34 2017
CVE page last modified: Fri Jan 20 13:57:48 2023