CVE-2017-16831

Priority
Description
coffgen.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as
distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29.1, does not validate the symbol count,
which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (integer
overflow and application crash, or excessive memory allocation) or possibly
have unspecified other impact via a crafted PE file.
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 21:24:48 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)