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F5 Networks: K20225390 (CVE-2015-8384): Multiple PCRE vulnerabilities

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F5 Networks: K20225390 (CVE-2015-8384): Multiple PCRE vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/01/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
09/16/2019

Description

PCRE before 8.38 mishandles the /(?J)(?'d'(?'d'\g{d}))/ pattern and related patterns with certain recursive back references, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted regular expression, as demonstrated by a JavaScript RegExp object encountered by Konqueror, a related issue to CVE-2015-8392 and CVE-2015-8395.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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