CVE-2017-12799

Priority
Description
The elf_read_notesfunction in bfd/elf.c in GNU Binutils 2.29 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow and application
crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted binary file.
Notes
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:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=957e1fc1c5d0262e4b2f764cf031ad1458446498
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=30326b094b8fc2594c76cf4beab70965afa7a111
More Information

Updated: 2019-12-05 19:43:33 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)