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
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (0.158-0ubuntu5.3)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (0.165-3ubuntu1.1)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):released (0.170-0.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (0.170-0.4)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):released (0.170-0.4)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/?p=elfutils.git;a=commitdiff;h=4314716cd498bb51639db717bd7ce6182de33322
More Information

Updated: 2018-06-26 04:14:29 UTC (commit 7799c934cca373482531a7b00e4dfe82302ceae5)