GNU Binutils is prone to following security vulnerabilities:
1. A heap-based overflow vulnerability (CVE-2018-19931)
2. An integer-overflow vulnerability (CVE-2018-19932)
An attacker can exploit this issue to cause a denial-of-service condition. Due to the nature of this issue, code execution may be possible but this has not been confirmed.
@maintainer(s): patches available.
Gentoo Security Padawan
will be in 2.31.1 patchlevel 6
All affected versions are gone or masked. @security please proceed.
This issue was resolved and addressed in
GLSA 201908-01 at https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201908-01
by GLSA coordinator Aaron Bauman (b-man).