CVE-2005-1704

Published: 24 May 2005

Integer overflow in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library for gdb before 6.3, binutils, elfutils, and possibly other packages, allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted object file that specifies a large number of section headers, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow.

Priority

Unknown

Status

Package Release Status
binutils
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

gdb
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

gdb-doc
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage