Bug 1634142 (CVE-2018-17439) - CVE-2018-17439 hdf5: stack-based buffer overflow in H5S_extent_get_dims() in H5S.c
Summary: CVE-2018-17439 hdf5: stack-based buffer overflow in H5S_extent_get_dims() in ...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2018-17439
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: 1634145 1634146 1640857 1640858 1640859 1640860 1640861 1640862
Blocks: 1634147
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Reported: 2018-09-28 19:49 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2021-10-25 22:19 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2021-10-25 22:19:01 UTC


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Description Laura Pardo 2018-09-28 19:49:00 UTC
A flaw was found in HDF HDF5 through 1.10.3 library. There is a stack-based buffer overflow in the function H5S_extent_get_dims() in H5S.c. Specifically, this issue occurs while converting an HDF5 file to a GIF file.


References:
https://github.com/SegfaultMasters/covering360/tree/master/HDF5/vuln5#stack-overflow-in-h5s_extent_get_dims

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-09-28 19:49:43 UTC
Created hdf5 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1634146]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1634145]


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