DescriptionMultiple exploitable buffer overflow vulnerabilities exist in image parsing functionality of the CFITSIO library version 3.42. Specially crafted images parsed via the library, can cause a stack-based buffer overflow overwriting arbitrary data. An attacker can deliver an FIT image to trigger this vulnerability and potentially gain code execution.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1103512 [IN_PROGRESS] No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.