CVE-2017-14128

Priority
Low
Description
The decode_line_info function in dwarf2.c in the Binary File Descriptor
(BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (read_1_byte heap-based
buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.
References
Package
Upstream:released (2.29.1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.29.1-1ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=7e8b60085eb3e6f2c41bc0c00c0d759fa7f72780
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=6bdd6269844b3dd73dd57f9d361c0bebe7f2778a (v2.29)
More Information

Updated: 2018-02-06 18:14:17 UTC (commit 14137)