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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-2371

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/07/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in pcre_compile.c in the Perl-Compatible Regular Expression (PCRE) library 7.7 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a regular expression that begins with an option and contains multiple branches.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-pcre
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-devel

References

  • suse-upgrade-pcre
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-devel

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