CVE-2017-15022

Priority
Description
dwarf2.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as
distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, does not validate the DW_AT_name data
type, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(bfd_hash_hash NULL pointer dereference, or out-of-bounds access, and
application crash) via a crafted ELF file, related to scan_unit_for_symbols
and parse_comp_unit.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
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):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needs-triage
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:24:17 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)