CVE-2017-14974

Priority
Description
The *_get_synthetic_symtab functions in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD)
library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, mishandle the
failure of a certain canonicalization step, which allows remote attackers
to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application
crash) via a crafted ELF file, related to elf32-i386.c and elf64-x86-64.c.
Package
Upstream:released (2.29.1-2)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Trusty/esm:needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.29.1-4ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (2.29.1-4ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.29.1-4ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):not-affected (2.29.1-4ubuntu1)
More Information

Updated: 2019-04-26 14:20:11 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)