Upstream information

CVE-2017-17121 at MITRE

Description

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 (memory access violation) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a COFF binary in which a relocation refers to a location after the end of the to-be-relocated section.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.8 5
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial None
Integrity Impact Partial None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 4
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High None
Integrity Impact High None
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1071544 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.

Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 binutils Already fixed
Magnum Orchestration binutils Affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.5 binutils Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 ESPOS binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 binutils Won't fix
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS binutils Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS binutils Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS binutils Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 binutils Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 binutils Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 binutils Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 binutils Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 binutils Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 binutils Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 binutils Already fixed
SUSE Package Hub 15 binutils Not affected
SUSE Package Hub 15 SP1 binutils Not affected
SUSE Package Hub 15 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Package Hub 15 SP4 binutils Not affected
bci/golang
bci/golang:1.16
bci/golang:1.17
bci/golang:1.18
bci/ruby
bci/rust
bci/rust:1.59
bci/rust:1.60
bci/rust:1.61
ses/6/cephcsi/cephcsi
ses/6/rook/ceph
ses/7.1/cephcsi/cephcsi
ses/7.1/rook/ceph
ses/7/ceph/ceph
ses/7/cephcsi/cephcsi
ses/7/rook/ceph
trento/trento-runner
binutilsNot affected