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- Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-BINUTILS-1942941
- published 26 Jul 2021
- disclosed 17 Jun 2019
Introduced: 17 Jun 2019CVE-2019-12972 Open this link in a new tab
How to fix?
There is no fixed version for
Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream
binutils package and not the
binutils package as distributed by
How to fix? for
Centos:8 relevant fixed versions and status.
An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.32. There is a heap-based buffer over-read in _bfd_doprnt in bfd.c because elf_object_p in elfcode.h mishandles an e_shstrndx section of type SHT_GROUP by omitting a trailing '\0' character.