CVE-2017-6966

Priority
Medium
Description
readelf in GNU Binutils 2.28 has a use-after-free (specifically
read-after-free) error while processing multiple, relocated sections in an
MSP430 binary. This is caused by mishandling of an invalid symbol index,
and mishandling of state across invocations.
References
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):ignored (reached end-of-life)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
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Updated: 2018-01-15 13:29:12 UTC (commit 14005)