NULL Pointer Dereference Affecting libhdf5_hl_cpp-gnu-openmpi3-hpc package, versions <1.10.11-150400.3.12.1


0.0
low
0
10

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
    User Interaction Required

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.15% (51st percentile)
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NVD
6.5 medium
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SUSE
3.3 low
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Red Hat
3.3 low

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-SLES155-LIBHDF5HLCPPGNUOPENMPI3HPC-6255839
  • published 21 Feb 2024
  • disclosed 20 Feb 2024

How to fix?

Upgrade SLES:15.5 libhdf5_hl_cpp-gnu-openmpi3-hpc to version 1.10.11-150400.3.12.1 or higher.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream libhdf5_hl_cpp-gnu-openmpi3-hpc package and not the libhdf5_hl_cpp-gnu-openmpi3-hpc package as distributed by SLES. See How to fix? for SLES:15.5 relevant fixed versions and status.

A NULL pointer dereference was discovered in H5S_hyper_make_spans in H5Shyper.c in the HDF HDF5 1.10.2 library. It could allow a remote denial of service attack.