CVE-2017-7613

Priority
Medium
Description
elflint.c in elfutils 0.168 does not validate the number of sections and
the number of segments, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (memory consumption) via a crafted ELF file.
References
Bugs
Assigned-to
tyhicks
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
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
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/?p=elfutils.git;a=commitdiff;h=4314716cd498bb51639db717bd7ce6182de33322
More Information

Updated: 2018-01-15 13:29:42 UTC (commit 14005)