CVE-2017-16827

Priority
Description
The aout_get_external_symbols function in aoutx.h in the Binary File
Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils
2.29.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (slurp_symtab
invalid free and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other
impact via a crafted ELF file.
Package
Upstream:released (2.29.90.20180122-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Trusty/esm:needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.30-21ubuntu1~18.04)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (2.30-21ubuntu1~18.04)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.30-21ubuntu1~18.04)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):not-affected (2.30-21ubuntu1~18.04)
More Information

Updated: 2019-04-26 14:20:50 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)