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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-4330: HDF5: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-4330: HDF5: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/18/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
11/06/2017

Description

In the HDF5 1.8.16 library's failure to check if the number of dimensions for an array read from the file is within the bounds of the space allocated for it, a heap-based buffer overflow will occur, potentially leading to arbitrary code execution.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-sci-libs-hdf5

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