CVE-2018-6872

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Source
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6872
Import Source
https://storage.googleapis.com/cve-osv-conversion/osv-output/CVE-2018-6872.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/CVE-2018-6872
Published
2018-02-09T06:29:00Z
Modified
2024-05-30T01:44:08.794598Z
Severity
  • 5.5 (Medium) CVSS_V3 - CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS Calculator
Summary
[none]
Details

The elfparsenotes function in elf.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.30, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and segmentation violation) via a note with a large alignment.

References

Affected packages

Alpine:v3.7 / binutils

Package

Name
binutils
Purl
pkg:apk/alpine/binutils?arch=source

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.30-r2

Affected versions

2.*

2.20.51.0.4-r1
2.20.51.0.12-r0
2.21-r0
2.21.1-r0
2.22-r0
2.22-r1
2.23-r0
2.23.1-r0
2.23.2-r0
2.23.2-r1
2.23.2-r2
2.23.2-r3
2.23.2-r4
2.23.2-r5
2.24-r0
2.24-r1
2.24-r2
2.24-r3
2.24-r4
2.24-r5
2.25-r0
2.25-r1
2.25-r2
2.25-r3
2.25.1-r0
2.26-r0
2.26.1-r0
2.27-r0
2.27-r1
2.28-r0
2.28-r1
2.28-r2
2.28-r3

Alpine:v3.8 / binutils

Package

Name
binutils
Purl
pkg:apk/alpine/binutils?arch=source

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.30-r6

Affected versions

2.*

2.20.51.0.4-r1
2.20.51.0.12-r0
2.21-r0
2.21.1-r0
2.22-r0
2.22-r1
2.23-r0
2.23.1-r0
2.23.2-r0
2.23.2-r1
2.23.2-r2
2.23.2-r3
2.23.2-r4
2.23.2-r5
2.24-r0
2.24-r1
2.24-r2
2.24-r3
2.24-r4
2.24-r5
2.25-r0
2.25-r1
2.25-r2
2.25-r3
2.25.1-r0
2.26-r0
2.26.1-r0
2.27-r0
2.27-r1
2.28-r0
2.28-r1
2.28-r2
2.28-r3
2.30-r3

Git / sourceware.org/git/binutils-gdb.git

Affected ranges

Type
GIT
Repo
https://sourceware.org/git/binutils-gdb.git
Events
Introduced
0 Unknown introduced commit / All previous commits are affected
Last affected
8db5daf9efe8a6174d3b10ac7bba8c178836e9ce

Affected versions

Other

binu_ss_19990502
binutils-2_30
gdb-4_18-branchpoint
gdb_5_2-branchpoint
gdb_5_3-branchpoint
gdb_6_0-branchpoint
gdb_6_1-branchpoint
gdb_6_2-branchpoint
gdb_6_3-branchpoint
gdb_6_4-branchpoint
gdb_6_5-branchpoint
gdb_6_6-branchpoint
gdb_6_7-branchpoint
gdb_6_8-branchpoint
gdb_7_0-branchpoint
gdb_7_1-branchpoint
gdb_7_2-branchpoint
gdb_7_3-branchpoint
gdb_7_4-branchpoint
gdb_7_5-branchpoint
gdb_7_6-branchpoint
readline_4_0
users/ARM/embedded-binutils-master-2016q4
users/ARM/embedded-binutils-master-2017q4
users/ARM/embedded-gdb-master-2017q4

gdb-7.*

gdb-7.10-branchpoint
gdb-7.11-branchpoint
gdb-7.12-branchpoint
gdb-7.7-branchpoint
gdb-7.8-branchpoint
gdb-7.9-branchpoint

gdb-8.*

gdb-8.0-branchpoint
gdb-8.1-branchpoint