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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
Venustech ADLAB reports :
PCRE library is prone to a vulnerability which leads to Heap Overflow.
During the compilation of a malformed regular expression, more data is
written on the malloced block than the expected size output by
PCRE library is prone to a vulnerability which leads to Stack
Overflow. Without enough bound checking inside match(), the stack
memory could be overflowed via a crafted regular expression.
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5