USN-624-1: PCRE vulnerability
15 July 2008
- pcre3 -
Tavis Ormandy discovered that the PCRE library did not correctly handle
certain in-pattern options. An attacker could cause applications linked
against pcre3 to crash, leading to a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the