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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-10255: elfutils: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-10255: elfutils: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/23/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The __libelf_set_rawdata_wrlock function in elf_getdata.c in elfutils before 0.168 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted (1) sh_off or (2) sh_size ELF header value, which triggers a memory allocation failure.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-libs-elfutils

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