CVE-2017-15020

Priority
Description
dwarf1.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as
distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, mishandles pointers, which allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have
unspecified other impact via a crafted ELF file, related to parse_die and
parse_line_table, as demonstrated by a parse_die heap-based buffer
over-read.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (2.29.90.20180122-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.30-21ubuntu1~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.32-7ubuntu4)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):not-affected (2.32-8ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=1da5c9a485f3dcac4c45e96ef4b7dae5948314b5
More Information

Updated: 2019-10-18 02:31:43 UTC (commit cccfc4426d8c1fbf582a89d981fe7fc812124543)