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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A flaw was found in Perl's regular expression engine. A specially
crafted regular expression with Unicode characters could trigger a
buffer overflow, causing Perl to crash, or possibly execute arbitrary
code with the privileges of the user running Perl. (CVE-2008-1927)
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60421 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1927