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Apple Safari security update for CVE-2008-1026

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/17/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/05/2012
Modified
12/19/2016

Description

Integer overflow in the PCRE regular expression compiler (JavaScriptCore/pcre/pcre_compile.cpp) in Apple WebKit, as used in Safari before 3.1.1, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a regular expression with large, nested repetition counts, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • apple-safari-upgrade-3_1_1
  • apple-safari-windows-uninstall

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