CVE-2017-12451

Priority
Medium
Description
The _bfd_xcoff_read_ar_hdr function in bfd/coff-rs6000.c and
bfd/coff64-rs6000.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka
libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29 and earlier, allows remote
attackers to cause an out of bounds stack read via a crafted COFF image
file.
References
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):needed
Patches:
Patch:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;a=patch;h=29866fa186ee3ebda5242221607dba360b2e541e
Patch:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;a=patch;h=6c4e7b6bfbc4679f695106de2817ecf02b27c8be
More Information

Updated: 2017-08-11 23:24:57 UTC (commit 13081)