CVE-2017-17126

Priority
Description
The load_debug_section function in readelf.c in GNU Binutils 2.29.1 allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memory access and
application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via an ELF
file that lacks section headers.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (2.29.90.20180122-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.30-21ubuntu1~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.32-7ubuntu4)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (2.32-8ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (2.32-8ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=f425ec6600b69e39eb605f3128806ff688137ea8
More Information

Updated: 2019-12-05 19:46:40 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)