CVE-2017-17125

Source
Severity Medium
Remote Yes
Type Denial of service
Description
nm.c and objdump.c in GNU Binutils 2.29.1 mishandle certain global symbols, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (_bfd_elf_get_symbol_version_string buffer over-read and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted ELF file.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-538 binutils 2.29.1-3 High Vulnerable
References
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22443
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=160b1a618ad94988410dc81fce9189fcda5b7ff4