CVE-2017-15025

Source
Severity Medium
Remote Yes
Type Denial of service
Description
decode_line_info in dwarf2.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-435 binutils 2.29.1-3 2.30-1 High Fixed
References
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=d8010d3e75ec7194a4703774090b27486b742d48
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22186
https://blogs.gentoo.org/ago/2017/10/03/binutils-divide-by-zero-in-decode_line_info-dwarf2-c/