Out-of-bounds Write

Affecting binutils package, versions *

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Overview

load_specific_debug_section in objdump.c in GNU Binutils through 2.31.1 contains an integer overflow vulnerability that can trigger a heap-based buffer overflow via a crafted section size.

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CVSS Score

5.5
low severity
  • Attack Vector
    Local
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVE
CVE-2018-20671
CWE
CWE-190 CWE-787
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN9-BINUTILS-404189
Disclosed
04 Jan, 2019
Published
04 Jan, 2019