Uncontrolled Recursion Affecting binutils package, versions *


low

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
    Availability High
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NVD
7.5 high
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Red Hat
3.3 low
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SUSE
3.3 low

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-BINUTILS-1292158
  • published 13 May 2021
  • disclosed 2 Jun 2021

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Debian:11 binutils.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream binutils package and not the binutils package as distributed by Debian:11. See How to fix? for Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.

A flaw was discovered in GNU libiberty within demangle_path() in rust-demangle.c, as distributed in GNU Binutils version 2.36. A crafted symbol can cause stack memory to be exhausted leading to a crash.