CVE-2017-14930

Priority
Description
Memory leak in decode_line_info 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 (memory consumption) via a
crafted ELF file.
Package
Upstream:released (2.30)
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 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.30-2ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (2.30-2ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.30-2ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=a26a013f22a19e2c16729e64f40ef8a7dfcc086e
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:24:12 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)