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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for pcre (ALAS-2015-528) (CVE-2014-8964)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for pcre (ALAS-2015-528) (CVE-2014-8964)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/16/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/29/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in PCRE 8.36 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or have other unspecified impact via a crafted regular expression, related to an assertion that allows zero repeats.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre-static
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre-tools

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre-static
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre-tools

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