CVE-2017-12453

Priority
Description
The _bfd_vms_slurp_eeom function in libbfd.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 heap read via a
crafted vms alpha file.
Notes
sbeattiesame commits as CVE-2017-12450
Package
Upstream:released (2.29.1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Patches:
Other:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;a=patch;h=ca4cf9b9c622a5695e01f7f5815a7382a31fcf51
More Information

Updated: 2019-12-05 19:43:05 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)