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USN-547-1: PCRE vulnerabilities

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USN-547-1: PCRE vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/07/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

Multiple integer overflows in Perl-Compatible Regular Expression (PCRE) library before 7.3 allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via unspecified escape (backslash) sequences.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpcre3
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpcrecpp0

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