Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 171825
CAN-2005-1704 Integer overflow in gdb
Last modified: 2008-08-02 19:40:33 EDT
Integer overflow in the BFD library for gdb before 6.3 allows
attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted object file that
specifies a large number of section headers, leading to a heap-based
More information is available in the gentoo bug:
Fixed in gdb-6.1post-1.20040607.43.0.1
From User-Agent: XML-RPC
gdb-6.1post-1.20040607.43.0.1 has been pushed for FC3, which should resolve this issue. If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.
Fedora Core 3 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for security
updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please reopen and
reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a security issue and
hasn't been resolved in the current FC5 updates or in the FC6 test
release, reopen and change the version to match.
Already processed a long time ago and fixed according to Comment 1.