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CVE-2018-6543

Description

In GNU Binutils 2.30, there\'s an integer overflow in the function load_specific_debug_section() in objdump.c, which results in `malloc()` with 0 size. A crafted ELF file allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact.

Priority: Medium
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Feb 2, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Feb 15, 2018

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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