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SUSE: CVE-2015-8381: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/01/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/03/2016
Modified
02/04/2022

Description

The compile_regex function in pcre_compile.c in PCRE before 8.38 and pcre2_compile.c in PCRE2 before 10.2x mishandles the /(?J:(?|(:(?|(?'R')(\k'R')|((?'R')))H'Rk'Rf)|s(?'R'))))/ and /(?J:(?|(:(?|(?'R')(\z(?|(?'R')(\k'R')|((?'R')))k'R')|((?'R')))H'Ak'Rf)|s(?'R')))/ patterns, and related patterns with certain group references, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted regular expression, as demonstrated by a JavaScript RegExp object encountered by Konqueror.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libpcre1
  • suse-upgrade-libpcre1-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-libpcre16-0
  • suse-upgrade-libpcrecpp0
  • suse-upgrade-libpcrecpp0-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-libpcreposix0
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-devel
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-devel-static
  • suse-upgrade-pcre-tools
  • suse-upgrade-sles12-docker-image
  • suse-upgrade-sles12sp1-docker-image

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