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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-12883: perl Multiple vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-12883: perl Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/19/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2017
Modified
12/04/2019

Description

Buffer overflow in the S_grok_bslash_N function in regcomp.c in Perl 5 before 5.24.3-RC1 and 5.26.x before 5.26.1-RC1 allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted regular expression with an invalid '\N{U+...}' escape.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-perl

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