CVE-2017-12454

Priority
Description
The _bfd_vms_slurp_egsd function in bfd/vms-alpha.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 arbitrary memory 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 19:43:09 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)