Upstream information

CVE-2017-12967 at MITRE

Description

The getsym function in tekhex.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 (stack-based buffer over-read and application crash) via a malformed tekhex binary.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 5.4
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None Partial
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 5.3
Vector AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1054665 [NEW]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 binutils Affected