CVE-2017-15996

Priority
Description
elfcomm.c in readelf in GNU Binutils 2.29 allows remote attackers to cause
a denial of service (excessive memory allocation) or possibly have
unspecified other impact via a crafted ELF file that triggers a "buffer
overflow on fuzzed archive header," related to an uninitialized variable,
an improper conditional jump, and the get_archive_member_name,
process_archive_index_and_symbols, and setup_archive functions.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
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):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):needs-triage
More Information

Updated: 2019-04-26 14:20:33 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)