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CVE-2018-19931 Detail

Description

An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils through 2.31. There is a heap-based buffer overflow in bfd_elf32_swap_phdr_in in elfcode.h because the number of program headers is not restricted.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/07/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=23942
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=5f60af5d24d181371d67534fa273dd221df20c07

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-19931
NVD Published Date:
12/07/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2018