A vulnerability was found in apply_relocations in readelf.c in GNU Binutils 2.32 contains an integer overflow that allows attackers to trigger a write access violation (in byte_put_little_endian function in elfcomm.c) via an ELF file, as demonstrated by readelf.
Created binutils tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1740470]
This flaw appears to exist only on binutils built for 32-bit systems which is unsupported by Red Hat.
This flaw appears to affect only binutils version built on 32-bit architectures, which are not supported by any version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):