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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2015-8394: Security patch for glib2 ((Multiple Advisories))

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2015-8394: Security patch for glib2 ((Multiple Advisories))

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/01/2015
Created
06/12/2023
Added
06/09/2023
Modified
07/04/2023

Description

PCRE before 8.38 mishandles the (?(<digits>) and (?(R<digits>) conditions, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (integer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted regular expression, as demonstrated by a JavaScript RegExp object encountered by Konqueror.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-glib2
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-pcre

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