Bug 392891 (CVE-2007-4766)

Summary: CVE-2007-4766: pcre < 7.3 integer overflows
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Ville Skytt√§ <ville.skytta>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Fixed In Version: 7.3-3.fc7 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Ville Skyttä 2007-11-20 19:48:14 UTC
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2007-4766

"Multiple integer overflows in Perl-Compatible Regular Expression (PCRE) library
before 7.3 allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service
(crash) or execute arbitrary code via unspecified escape (backslash) sequences."

F7 ships pcre 7.0.

Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2008-02-15 16:34:34 UTC
pcre-7.3-3.fc7 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 7

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2008-02-19 03:20:13 UTC
pcre-7.3-3.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update pcre'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F7/FEDORA-2008-1842

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2008-03-06 16:36:24 UTC
pcre-7.3-3.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.