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Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 13:20:15 +0300
From: Efraim Flashner <>
Subject: Re: binutils: heap-based buffer overflow in
 _bfd_x86_elf_get_synthetic_symtab (elfxx-x86.c)

On Tue, Sep 26, 2017 at 07:03:41AM +0000, Agostino Sarubbo wrote:
> Affected version:
> and maybe past releases

As best as I can see, it looks like the bug was introduced after the
2.28 series was frozen/split-off, and there is no part of the patch that
applies to the 2.28.1 release.

I have not, however, tried the reproducer.

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