CVE-2016-5044

Priority
Description
The WRITE_UNALIGNED function in dwarf_elf_access.c in libdwarf before
20160923 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(out-of-bounds write and crash) via a crafted DWARF section.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (20160507-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needs-triage)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (20160507-1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (20160507-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (20160507-1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceforge.net/p/libdwarf/code/ci/98a3da1e8237fe0d45b67ef77f3fa5ed9ff0215f/
More Information

Updated: 2020-01-29 18:28:28 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)