Home CVE Database CVE-2017-17121

CVE-2017-17121

Description

The Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory access violation) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a COFF binary in which a relocation refers to a location after the end of the to-be-relocated section.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Dec 4, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Dec 4, 2017

Find out more about CVE-2017-17121 from the MITRE-CVE dictionary and NIST NVD


Products Affected

Login may be required to access defects or downloads.

Related Products

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

Comments

binutils

Live chat
Online