CVE-2017-7608

Metadata

medium
4.3
elfutils
CVE-2017-7608
cve.mitre.org, blogs.gentoo.org, sourceware.org, bugs.debian.org
2017-04-09
2017-10-23 14:18
v3.6/main/elfutils-0.168-r1
CVE-2017-7608 elfutils
2017-07-20 21:30
2017-06-16 18:42
2017-06-15 17:12
2017-05-17 01:03
2017-05-10 23:48
2017-04-14 10:21
2017-04-12 06:03

Description

The ebl_object_note_type_name function in eblobjnotetypename.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.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
artful elfutils None
devel elfutils None
precise/esm elfutils None
trusty elfutils None
upstream elfutils None
xenial elfutils None
zesty elfutils None

Unaffected

Release Package Reason
precise elfutils ignored
vivid/stable-phone-overlay elfutils ignored
vivid/ubuntu-core elfutils DNE
yakkety elfutils ignored