Bug 1394802 (CVE-2016-9275) - CVE-2016-9275 libdwarf: Out of bound heap read in _dwarf_skim_forms
Summary: CVE-2016-9275 libdwarf: Out of bound heap read in _dwarf_skim_forms
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: CVE-2016-9275
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1399992
Blocks: 1394806
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-11-14 13:25 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-06-08 21:34 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-12-15 05:29:21 UTC


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Description Adam Mariš 2016-11-14 13:25:45 UTC
An out of bounds heap read was found in _dwarf_skim_forms in dwarf_macro5.c triggered by crafted input to dwarfdump utility.

Upstream patch:

https://sourceforge.net/p/libdwarf/code/ci/583f8834083b5ef834c497f5b47797e16101a9a6/

CVE assignment:

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q4/401

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2016-11-30 08:42:14 UTC
Created libdwarf tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1399992]


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