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Vulnerability of gdisk: buffer overflow via ReadLogicalParts

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via ReadLogicalParts() of gdisk, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted software: Debian, Android OS.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/02/2021.
Références of this announce: CVE-2021-0308, DLA-2549-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-34504.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via ReadLogicalParts() of gdisk, in or...
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This computer vulnerability impacts software or systems such as Debian, Android OS.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness.

Solutions for this threat 

This vulnerability patch will be public soon.
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