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A vulnerability was found in gcc. Specifically, it revolves around demangling while analysing the untrusted binaries. A particularly malicious attacker could craft an executable that executes when *analysed* by objdump, nm or gdb, or any other libbfd / libiberty - based forensics tool (if the demangling option is switched on).

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: May 29, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: May 29, 2016

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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