VU#307144: mingw-w64 by default produces executables that opt in to ASLR, but are not compatible with ASLR

Vulnerability Note VU#307144 mingw-w64 by default produces executables that opt in to ASLR, but are not compatible with ASLR Original Release date: 03 Aug 2018 | Last revised: 03 Aug 2018 Overview mingw-w64 produces a executable Windows files without a relocations table by default, which breaks compatibility with ASLR. Description ASLR is an exploit mitigation technique used by modern Windows platforms. For ASLR to function, Windows executables must contain a relocations table. Despite containing the "Dynamic base" PE header, which...