CVE-2016-8679

Priority
Description
The _dwarf_get_size_of_val function in libdwarf/dwarf_util.c in Libdwarf
before 20161124 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(out-of-bounds read) by calling the dwarfdump command on a crafted file.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
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 (20161001-2)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (20161001-2)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):not-affected (20161001-2)
More Information

Updated: 2019-08-23 07:32:53 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)