Upstream information

CVE-2017-15024 at MITRE

Description

find_abstract_instance_name 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 (infinite recursion and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.

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 4.3 5
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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 None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 5.3
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Local Network
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1061626 [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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.

Product(s) Source package State
Magnum Orchestration binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 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 Server 11 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 binutils Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 binutils Ignore


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Wed Oct 4 14:32:55 2017
CVE page last modified: Fri Nov 25 17:44:56 2022