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CVE-2018-17234

Published: 20 September 2018

Memory leak in the H5O__chunk_deserialize() function in H5Ocache.c in the HDF HDF5 through 1.10.3 library allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted HDF5 file.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
hdf5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 21.10 (Impish Indri) Needed

Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Needed

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Needed

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Needed

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Ignored
(end of standard support, was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Needed

Patches:
Upstream: https://bitbucket.hdfgroup.org/projects/HDFFV/repos/hdf5/commits/f4138013dbc6851e968ea3d37b32776538ef306b