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Ubuntu: USN-2943-1 (CVE-2015-8393): PCRE vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-2943-1 (CVE-2015-8393): PCRE vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/01/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/04/2016
Modified
09/19/2022

Description

pcregrep in PCRE before 8.38 mishandles the -q option for binary files, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted file, as demonstrated by a CGI script that sends stdout data to a client.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpcre3

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