CVE-2017-7614

Priority
Medium
Description
elflink.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as
distributed in GNU Binutils 2.28, has a "member access within null pointer"
undefined behavior issue, which might allow remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other
impact via an "int main() {return 0;}" program.
References
Bugs
Package
Upstream:released (2.29)
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):not-affected (2.29-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.29-1ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=ad32986fdf9da1c8748e47b8b45100398223dba8
More Information

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