Upstream information

CVE-2017-9954 at MITRE

Description

The getvalue function in tekhex.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.28, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack-based buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted tekhex file, as demonstrated by mishandling within the nm program.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low 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
Access Vector Local
Access 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: 1052061 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Container caasp/v4/openldap:beta1
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Openstack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2017-1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2017-1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2017-1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2017-1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
  • binutils-devel >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
  • binutils-gold >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
  • binutils-devel >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
  • binutils-gold >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.20.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2017-1971
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • binutils-devel-32bit >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • binutils-gold-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-arm-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-arm-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-arm-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-avr-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-avr-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-avr-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-i386-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-i386-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-i386-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-mips-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-mips-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-mips-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-s390-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-s390-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-s390-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-x86_64-binutils >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-x86_64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
  • cross-x86_64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-9.6.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-1330
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • binutils-devel-32bit >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • binutils-gold-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-arm-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-arm-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-arm-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-avr-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-avr-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-avr-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-i386-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-i386-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-i386-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-mips-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-mips-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-mips-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-s390-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-s390-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-s390-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-x86_64-binutils >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-x86_64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.29.1-13.1
  • cross-x86_64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.29.1-13.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-1330


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 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for the Raspberry Pi binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 binutils Released