Bug 1634115 (CVE-2018-17432) - CVE-2018-17432 hdf5: NULL pointer dereference in H5O_sdspace_encode() in H5Osdspace.c
Summary: CVE-2018-17432 hdf5: NULL pointer dereference in H5O_sdspace_encode() in H5Os...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2018-17432
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1634117 1634116 1640857 1640858 1640859 1640860 1640861 1640862
Blocks: 1634147
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Reported: 2018-09-28 19:28 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2021-10-25 22:18 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2021-10-25 22:18:25 UTC
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Description Laura Pardo 2018-09-28 19:28:20 UTC
A flaw was found in HDF HDF5 through 1.10.3 library. A NULL pointer dereference in H5O_sdspace_encode() in H5Osdspace.c allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted HDF5 file.


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https://github.com/SegfaultMasters/covering360/tree/master/HDF5/vuln6#null-pointer-dereference-in-h5o_sdspace_encode

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-09-28 19:29:08 UTC
Created hdf5 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1634117]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1634116]


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