Upstream information

CVE-2017-9041 at MITRE

Description

GNU Binutils 2.28 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted ELF file, related to MIPS GOT mishandling in the process_mips_specific function in readelf.c.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 2.6
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium High
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 3.7
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local Network
Access Complexity Low High
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High Low
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1038874 [NEW], 1038877 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of packages in QA

Product(s) Package(s)
Openstack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-gold-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-gold-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise for SAP 12 SP1
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.20.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.20.1


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 binutils Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 binutils Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 binutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry Pi binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 binutils In progress