CVE-2018-6872

CVE: CVE-2018-6872
Published: 2018-02-09T06:29Z
Description Language: en
Description: The elf_parse_notes function in elf.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.30, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and segmentation violation) via a note with a large alignment.
References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/103103
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22788
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;a=commit;h=ef135d4314fd4c2d7da66b9d7b59af4a85b0f7e6