CVE-2017-17123

Source
Severity Medium
Remote Yes
Type Denial of service
Description
The coff_slurp_reloc_table function in coffcode.h in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted COFF based file.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-538 binutils 2.29.1-1 High Vulnerable
References
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22509
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=4581a1c7d304ce14e714b27522ebf3d0188d6543