CVE-2018-17358

Priority
Description
An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka
libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.31. An invalid memory access
exists in _bfd_stab_section_find_nearest_line in syms.c. Attackers could
leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service (application
crash) via a crafted ELF file.
Notes
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (2.30-21ubuntu1~18.04.3)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (2.32-8ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (2.32-8ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=30838132997e6a3cfe3ec11c58b32b22f6f6b102
More Information

Updated: 2020-04-24 03:48:29 UTC (commit d3f8a6ed481830fb100109a132bef581fc4176fe)