CVE-2017-12967

2017-08-19T16:29:00
ID CVE-2017-12967
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-10-03T00:03:00

Description

The getsym function in tekhex.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack-based buffer over-read and application crash) via a malformed tekhex binary.