[ALSA-2020:4465] Low: binutils security update
Type:
security
Severity:
low
Release date:
2020-11-03
Description:
The binutils packages provide a collection of binary utilities for the manipulation of object code in various object file formats. It includes the ar, as, gprof, ld, nm, objcopy, objdump, ranlib, readelf, size, strings, strip, and addr2line utilities. Security Fix(es): * binutils: denial of service via crafted ELF file (CVE-2019-17450) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • binutils-2.30-79.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • binutils-devel-2.30-79.el8.i686.rpm
  • binutils-devel-2.30-79.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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