Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : pcre (MDVSA-2015:137)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Updated pcre packages fix security vulnerability :

A flaw was found in the way PCRE handled certain malformed regular
expressions. This issue could cause an application linked against PCRE
to crash while parsing malicious regular expressions (CVE-2014-8964).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82390 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8964

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