CVE-2018-6323

CVE: CVE-2018-6323
Published: 2018-01-26T08:29Z
Vendor: gnu
Products: binutils
Versions: 2.29.1,
Description Language: en
Description: The elf_object_p function in elfcode.h in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29.1, has an unsigned integer overflow because bfd_size_type multiplication is not used. A crafted ELF file allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact.
References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102821
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22746
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/44035/