Upstream information

CVE-2018-17358 at MITRE

Description

An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.31. An invalid memory access exists in _bfd_stab_section_find_nearest_line in syms.c. Attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service (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
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 SUSE
Base Score 5.5 4
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H 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 None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3.0 3.0
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1109412 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
HPE Helion Openstack 8
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2019-2650
SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-4-2019-2650
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-5-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-6.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-2780
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-7.5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-2779
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
  • binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • binutils-devel-32bit >= 2.32-6.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-2019-2780
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1
  • binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • binutils-devel-32bit >= 2.32-7.5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-SP1-2019-2779
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15
  • binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-arm-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-avr-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-epiphany-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-i386-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-mips-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-riscv64-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-rx-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-s390-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-2780
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 SP1
  • binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-arm-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-avr-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-epiphany-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-i386-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-mips-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-riscv64-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-rx-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-s390-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • cross-x86_64-binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-2779
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for additional PackageHub packages 15
  • binutils >= 2.32-6.8.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.32-6.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Packagehub-Subpackages-15-2019-2780
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for additional PackageHub packages 15 SP1
  • binutils >= 2.32-7.5.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.32-7.5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Packagehub-Subpackages-15-SP1-2019-2779
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 12 SP2-CLIENT
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-POS-12-SP2-CLIENT-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-ESPOS-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-BCL
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-BCL-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-ESPOS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-ESPOS-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-LTSS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1-LTSS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-BCL
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-ESPOS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-ESPOS-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-LTSS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP3-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3-BCL
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-BCL-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3-ESPOS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-ESPOS-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3-LTSS
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-2650
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2019-2650
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-2650
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2019-2650
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • binutils >= 2.32-9.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2019-2650
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • binutils >= 2.32-lp150.10.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp150.10.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp150.10.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-lp150.10.1
  • binutils-devel-32bit >= 2.32-lp150.10.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.32-lp150.10.1
  • binutils-gold-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp150.10.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2019-2415
openSUSE Leap 15.1
  • binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • binutils-devel-32bit >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • binutils-gold-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-aarch64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-arm-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-arm-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-arm-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-avr-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-avr-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-avr-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-epiphany-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-epiphany-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-epiphany-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-hppa-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-hppa64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-i386-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-i386-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-i386-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ia64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-m68k-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-mips-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-mips-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-mips-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-ppc64le-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-riscv64-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-riscv64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-riscv64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-rx-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-rx-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-rx-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-s390-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-s390-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-s390-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-s390x-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-sparc-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-sparc64-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debuginfo >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
  • cross-spu-binutils-debugsource >= 2.32-lp151.3.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2019-2432


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 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP4 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 GA binutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 binutils Released