CVE-2020-10809

Name
CVE-2020-10809
Description
An 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.
NVD Severity
medium
Other trackers
Mailing lists
Exploits
Forges
GitHub (code, issues), Aports (code, issues)

References

Type URI
Exploit https://research.loginsoft.com/bugs/heap-overflow-in-decompress-c-hdf5-1-13-0/
Release Notes https://bitbucket.hdfgroup.org/projects/HDFFV/repos/hdf5/browse/release_docs/RELEASE.txt
Exploit https://github.com/Loginsoft-Research/hdf5-reports/tree/master/Vuln_1

Match rules

CPE URI Source package Min version Max version
cpe:2.3:a:hdfgroup:hdf5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* hdf5 >= None <= 1.12.0

Vulnerable and fixed packages

Source package Branch Version Maintainer Status
hdf5 3.13-community 1.12.0-r0 Holger Jaekel <holger.jaekel@gmx.de> possibly vulnerable