CVE-2017-7611

Priority
Medium
Description
The check_symtab_shndx function in elflint.c in elfutils 0.168 allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read
and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.
References
Bugs
Assigned-to
tyhicks
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):needed
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/?p=elfutils.git;a=commitdiff;h=9a0d9d314a6342b56e3277bd7ad7ecb6e73a7d38
More Information

Updated: 2017-08-11 23:26:35 UTC (commit 13081)