Bug 1671443 (CVE-2019-7149)

Summary: CVE-2019-7149 elfutils: heap-based buffer over-read in read_srclines in dwarf_getsrclines.c in libdw
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Laura Pardo <lpardo>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Priority: low    
Version: unspecifiedCC: abhgupta, dbaker, drepper, jakub, jokerman, mcermak, mjw, mnewsome, ohudlick, sthangav, tborcin, trankin
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OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2019-08-06 13:21:38 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1671444, 1680054, 1680055, 1680056    
Bug Blocks: 1671448    

Description Laura Pardo 2019-01-31 15:34:14 UTC
A heap-based buffer over-read was discovered in the function read_srclines in dwarf_getsrclines.c in libdw in elfutils 0.175. A crafted input can cause segmentation faults, leading to denial-of-service, as demonstrated by eu-nm.


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Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2019-01-31 15:34:25 UTC
Created elfutils tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1671444]

Comment 4 Dave Baker 2019-03-06 16:04:59 UTC
Flagging openshift-online-3 as NOTAFFECTED since binaries ship as part of RHEL.

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2019-08-06 12:27:11 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2019:2197 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2197

Comment 6 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-08-06 13:21:38 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2019-11-05 21:13:37 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2019:3575 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3575