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USN-581-1: PCRE vulnerability

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
8 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) February 18, 2008 May 06, 2013 July 04, 2017

Description

Buffer overflow in PCRE before 7.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a regular expression containing a character class with a large number of characters with Unicode code points greater than 255.

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References

Solution

ubuntu-upgrade-libpcre3

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