CVE-2017-12459

Priority
Description
The bfd_mach_o_read_symtab_strtab function in bfd/mach-o.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
write and possibly achieve code execution via a crafted mach-o file.
Notes
 sbeattie> same commit as CVE-2017-12455
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=8bdf0be19d2777565a8b1c88347f65d6a4b8c5fc
Other:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;a=patch;h=796337aa8ba0aa0397c07c264f82fe8eb9fd46e0 (v2.29)
More Information

Updated: 2019-04-26 14:19:29 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)