CVE-2017-17126

Source
Severity High
Remote Yes
Type Denial of service
Description
The load_debug_section function in readelf.c in GNU Binutils 2.29.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memory access and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via an ELF file that lacks section headers.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-538 binutils 2.29.1-3 2.30-1 High Fixed
References
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22510
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=f425ec6600b69e39eb605f3128806ff688137ea8