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The Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.28, has a swap_std_reloc_out function in bfd/aoutx.h that is vulnerable to an invalid read (of size 4) because of missing checks for relocs that could not be recognised. This vulnerability causes Binutils utilities like strip to crash.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: Mar 29, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Mar 31, 2017

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