CVE-2017-13716

Priority
Description
The C++ symbol demangler routine in cplus-dem.c in libiberty, as
distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, allows remote attackers to cause a denial
of service (excessive memory allocation and application crash) via a
crafted file, as demonstrated by a call from the Binary File Descriptor
(BFD) library (aka libbfd).
Notes
 sbeattie> libiberty fixes tracked in gcc project; unable to find gcc
  bug as of 2019-05-06
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):deferred (2019-05-06)
Package
Upstream:deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was deferred [2019-05-06])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):deferred (2019-05-06)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):deferred (2019-05-06)
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Updated: 2019-05-06 13:14:15 UTC (commit f45bcbf98dcdcbaa97a91a31671efdaf1165f4e4)