CVE-2014-8502 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the pe_print_edata function in bfd/peXXigen.c in GNU binutils 2.24 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly have other unspecified impact via a truncated export table in a PE file.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-December/145262.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-December/145328.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-December/145742.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-January/147346.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-January/147354.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-January/148427.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:029 Broken Link 
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/10/31/1 Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70869 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2496-1 Third Party Advisory 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1162594 Issue Tracking 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-24
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=17512 Exploit  Issue Tracking 
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=5a4b0ccc20ba30caef53b01bee2c0aaa5b855339 Issue Tracking  Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8502
NVD Published Date:
12/09/2014
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017
Source:
MITRE