Attack Complexity Low
User Interaction Required
EPSS 0.6% (76th percentile)
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- Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-BINUTILS-2075204
- published 26 Jul 2021
- disclosed 8 Oct 2019
How to fix?
binutils to version 0:2.30-79.el8 or higher.
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.
find_abstract_instance in dwarf2.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.32, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.