USN-4336-3

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Source
https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4336-3
Import Source
https://github.com/canonical/ubuntu-security-notices/blob/main/osv/USN-4336-3.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/USN-4336-3
Related
Published
2023-08-09T11:09:00.373121Z
Modified
2023-08-09T11:09:00.373121Z
Summary
binutils vulnerabilities
Details

USN-4336-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in GNU. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.

Original advisory details:

It was discovered that GNU binutils contained a large number of security issues. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a specially-crafted file, a remote attacker could cause GNU binutils to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.

References

Affected packages

Ubuntu:Pro:14.04:LTS / binutils

Package

Name
binutils

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.24-5ubuntu14.2+esm2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "Available with Ubuntu Pro: https://ubuntu.com/pro",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "binutils-dev": "2.24-5ubuntu14.2+esm2",
            "binutils-source": "2.24-5ubuntu14.2+esm2",
            "binutils": "2.24-5ubuntu14.2+esm2",
            "binutils-doc": "2.24-5ubuntu14.2+esm2",
            "binutils-multiarch": "2.24-5ubuntu14.2+esm2",
            "binutils-multiarch-dev": "2.24-5ubuntu14.2+esm2",
            "binutils-static": "2.24-5ubuntu14.2+esm2"
        }
    ]
}