FEDORA-2015-ca6e454f47

security update in Fedora 21 for pcre

Status: unpushed

This release fixes CVE-2015-8380 (a heap-based buffer overflow in pcre_exec() when ovector has size 1).


This release fixes a crash when compiling an expression with long (MARK) or (THEN) names. It also fixes compiling a POSIX character class followed by a single ASCII character in a class item while UCP mode is active. It also fixes mismatching characters in the range 128-255 against [:punct:] in UCP mode.

Comments 6

This update has been submitted for testing by ppisar.

This update has obsoleted pcre-8.35-16.fc21, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

This update has been pushed to testing.

ppisar edited this update.

This update has been unpushed.

Fedora 21 is not supported.

Content Type
RPM
Status
unpushed
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
0
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Enabled
Dates
submitted 3 years ago
in testing 3 years ago
modified 3 years ago

Related Bugs 2

00 #1285413 CVE-2015-8380 pcre: Heap-based buffer overflow in pcre_exec
00 #1285415 pcre: Heap-based buffer overflow in pcre_exec [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results