elfutils 0.158-0ubuntu5.1 source package in Ubuntu

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elfutils (0.158-0ubuntu5.1) trusty-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service and possible code execution in libdw
    via malicious ELF file
    - debian/patches/CVE-2014-0172.patch: check for overflow in
      libdw/dwarf_begin_elf.c.
    - CVE-2014-0172
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:39:39 -0400

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Uploaded by:
Marc Deslauriers on 2014-04-15
Uploaded to:
Trusty
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Component:
main
Architectures:
any
Section:
libs
Urgency:
Medium Urgency

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elfutils: collection of utilities to handle ELF objects

 Elfutils is a collection of utilities, including eu-ld (a linker),
 eu-nm (for listing symbols from object files), eu-size (for listing the
 section sizes of an object or archive file), eu-strip (for discarding
 symbols), eu-readelf (to see the raw ELF file structures), and eu-elflint
 (to check for well-formed ELF files).

libasm-dev: libasm development libraries and header files

 libasm1 allows you to create ELF files on a low level.
 .
 This package contains development libraries and header files for libasm1.

libasm1: library with a programmable assembler interface

 The libasm1 package provides a library with a programmable assembler
 interface. It allows you to create ELF files on a low level.
 .
 This library is part of elfutils.

libdw-dev: libdw1 development libraries and header files

 libdw1 provides a library that provides access to DWARF debug information
 stored inside ELF files.
 .
 This package contains development libraries and header files for libdw1.
 .
 It also contains a static version of libdw. Only link to the static version
 for special cases and when you don't need anything from the ebl backends.

libdw1: library that provides access to the DWARF debug information

 libdw1 provides a library that provides access to DWARF debug information
 stored inside ELF files.
 .
 This library is part of elfutils.

libelf-dev: libelf1 development libraries and header files

 libelf1 provides a shared library which allows reading and writing of ELF
 files on a high level.
 .
 This package contains development libraries and header files for libelf1.

libelf1: library to read and write ELF files

 The libelf1 package provides a shared library which allows reading and
 writing ELF files on a high level. Third party programs depend on
 this package to read internals of ELF files. The programs of the
 elfutils package use it also to generate new ELF files.
 .
 This library is part of elfutils.