Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 877012
CVE-2012-3509 binutils: in bundled libiberty [fedora-rawhide]
Last modified: 2013-07-01 12:09:19 EDT
This package bundles libiberty, and may need to be patched based on the patch referenced in 860769.
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This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 19 development cycle.
Changing version to '19'.
(As we did not run this process for some time, it could affect also pre-Fedora 19 development
cycle bugs. We are very sorry. It will help us with cleanup during Fedora 19 End Of Life. Thank you.)
More information and reason for this action is here:
This was fixed for F19 by this patch:
2012-09-18 Florian Weimer <email@example.com>
* objalloc.c (_objalloc_alloc): Add overflow check covering
alignment and CHUNK_HEADER_SIZE addition.