CVE-2017-15023

Priority
Description
read_formatted_entries in dwarf2.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD)
library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, does not
properly validate the format count, which allows remote attackers to cause
a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a
crafted ELF file, related to concat_filename.
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
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Updated: 2019-01-14 21:24:18 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)