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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   PCRE Vendors:   pcre.org
PCRE Bug in 'pcre_jit_compile.c' Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1035424
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1035424
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-9769   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 28 2016
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 8.35
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in PCRE. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions on the target system.

A remote user can send specially crafted data to cause the target service or application to crash.

Applications that process user-supplied data using regular expressions with nested alternatives and using JIT are affected.

The vulnerability resides in 'pcre_jit_compile.c'.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target service or application to crash.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a source code fix, available at:

http://vcs.pcre.org/pcre?view=revision&revision=1475

Vendor URL:  www.pcre.org/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Mar 29 2016 (Ubuntu Issues Fix) PCRE Bug in 'pcre_jit_compile.c' Lets Remote Users Deny Service
Ubuntu has issued a fix for Ubuntu Linux 12.04 LTS, 14.04 LTS, and 15.10.



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