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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
The pcre library is vulnerable to a buffer overflow vulnerability due
to insufficient validation of quantifier values. This could lead
execution of arbitrary code with the permissions of the program using
pcre by way of a specially crated regular expression.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false