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
 sbeattie> same commits as CVE-2017-12450
Package
Upstream:released (2.29.1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Trusty/esm:needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):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: 2019-04-26 14:19:28 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)