CVE-2020-35494

NameCVE-2020-35494
DescriptionThere's a flaw in binutils /opcodes/tic4x-dis.c. An attacker who is able to submit a crafted input file to be processed by binutils could cause usage of uninitialized memory. The highest threat is to application availability with a lower threat to data confidentiality. This flaw affects binutils versions prior to 2.34.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
binutils (PTS)buster2.31.1-16vulnerable
bullseye2.35.2-2fixed
bookworm2.40-2fixed
sid, trixie2.42-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
binutilssource(unstable)2.33.50.20200107-1unimportant

Notes

https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=25319
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=2c5b6e1a1c406cbe06e2d6f77861764ebd01b9ce
binutils not covered by security support

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