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The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:048 (pcre).
A vulnerability was found in the PCRE regular expression handling
library which allows an attacker to crash or overflow a buffer in the
program by specifying a special regular expression.
Since this library is used in a large number of packages, including
apache2, php4, exim, postfix and similar, a remote attack could be
This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2005-2491.
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