CVE-2019-8396

Priority
Description
A buffer overflow in H5O__layout_encode in H5Olayout.c in the HDF HDF5
through 1.10.4 library allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a
crafted HDF5 file. This issue was triggered while repacking an HDF5 file,
aka "Invalid write of size 2."
Notes
Package
Source: hdf5 (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needs-triage
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):needs-triage
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Updated: 2020-01-29 19:04:13 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)