CVE-2017-1000249

Priority
Medium
Description
An issue in file() was introduced in commit
9611f31313a93aa036389c5f3b15eea53510d4d1 (Oct 2016) lets an attacker
overwrite a fixed 20 bytes stack buffer with a specially crafted .notes
section in an ELF binary. This was fixed in commit
35c94dc6acc418f1ad7f6241a6680e5327495793 (Aug 2017).
References
Notes
 sbeattie> introduced in 5.28
Package
Source: file (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (1:5.32-1)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):released (1:5.32-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):released (1:5.29-3ubuntu0.1)
Patches:
Introduced by 9611f31313a93aa036389c5f3b15eea53510d4d1Fixed by 35c94dc6acc418f1ad7f6241a6680e5327495793
More Information

Updated: 2017-09-14 15:14:08 UTC (commit 13328)