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ELSA-2012-0305 Low: Oracle Linux boost security and bug fix update

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ELSA-2012-0305 Low: Oracle Linux boost security and bug fix update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/07/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/23/2012
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The get_repeat_type function in basic_regex_creator.hpp in the Boost regex library (aka Boost.Regex) in Boost 1.33 and 1.34 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL dereference and crash) via an invalid regular expression.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-boost
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-boost-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-boost-doc

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