CVE-2017-16827

2017-11-15T03:29:00
ID CVE-2017-16827
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-11-30T11:49:30

Description

The aout_get_external_symbols function in aoutx.h in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.29.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (slurp_symtab invalid free and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted ELF file.