Attack Complexity Low
User Interaction Required
EPSS 0.08% (31st percentile)
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- Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-BINUTILS-2321761
- published 18 Dec 2021
- disclosed 14 Dec 2021
How to fix?
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Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream
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How to fix? for
Centos:8 relevant fixed versions and status.
stab_xcoff_builtin_type in stabs.c in GNU Binutils through 2.37 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact, as demonstrated by an out-of-bounds write. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2018-12699.