CVE-2016-9480

Priority
Description
libdwarf 2016-10-21 allows context-dependent attackers to obtain sensitive
information or cause a denial of service by using the "malformed dwarf
file" approach, related to a "Heap Buffer Over-read" issue affecting the
dwarf_util.c component, aka DW201611-006.
Notes
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 (20161124-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):not-affected (20161124-1)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):not-affected (20161124-1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceforge.net/p/libdwarf/code/ci/5dd64de047cd5ec479fb11fe7ff2692fd819e5e5/
More Information

Updated: 2020-07-28 18:39:12 UTC (commit 7b6828437fde0509248708fcdb5b0f7587b85bd1)