DescriptionAn issue was discovered in HDF5 through 1.12.0. A heap-based buffer overflow exists in the function Decompress() located in decompress.c. It can be triggered by sending a crafted file to the gif2h5 binary. It allows an attacker to cause Denial of Service.
Overall state of this security issue: Revisit
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS||hdf5||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS||hdf5||Analysis|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12||hdf5||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12 SP2||hdf5||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15||hdf5||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Bootstrap Kit 12||hdf5||Affected|