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 Severity: Normal
    Title: GNU Binutils: Multiple Vulnerabilities
     Date: September 30, 2023
     Bugs: #866713, #867937, #903893
       ID: 202309-15

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GNU Binutils, the worst of
which could result in denial of service.

Background
==========

The GNU Binutils are a collection of tools to create, modify and analyse
binary files. Many of the files use BFD, the Binary File Descriptor
library, to do low-level manipulation.

Affected packages
=================

Package             Vulnerable    Unaffected
------------------  ------------  ------------
sys-devel/binutils  < 2.40        >= 2.40

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GNU Binutils. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All GNU Binutils users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-devel/binutils-2.40"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2022-4285
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-4285
[ 2 ] CVE-2022-38126
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-38126
[ 3 ] CVE-2022-38127
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-38127
[ 4 ] CVE-2022-38128
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-38128
[ 5 ] CVE-2022-38533
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-38533
[ 6 ] CVE-2023-1579
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2023-1579
[ 7 ] CVE-2023-1972
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2023-1972

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202309-15

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2023 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-202309-15: GNU Binutils: Multiple Vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GNU Binutils, the worst of which could result in denial of service.

Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GNU Binutils. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Resolution

All GNU Binutils users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-devel/binutils-2.40"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2022-4285 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-4285 [ 2 ] CVE-2022-38126 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-38126 [ 3 ] CVE-2022-38127 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-38127 [ 4 ] CVE-2022-38128 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-38128 [ 5 ] CVE-2022-38533 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-38533 [ 6 ] CVE-2023-1579 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2023-1579 [ 7 ] CVE-2023-1972 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2023-1972

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202309-15

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: GNU Binutils: Multiple Vulnerabilities
Date: September 30, 2023
Bugs: #866713, #867937, #903893
ID: 202309-15

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GNU Binutils, the worst of which could result in denial of service.

Background

The GNU Binutils are a collection of tools to create, modify and analyse binary files. Many of the files use BFD, the Binary File Descriptor library, to do low-level manipulation.

Affected Packages

Package Vulnerable Unaffected ------------------ ------------ ------------ sys-devel/binutils < 2.40 >= 2.40

Impact

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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