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Category:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks
Title:Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0267
Summary:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0267
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0267

Vulnerability Insight:
PCRE library is prone to a vulnerability which leads to Heap Overflow. During subpattern calculation of a malformed regular expression, an offset that is used as an array index is fully controlled and can be large enough so that unexpected heap memory regions are accessed (CVE-2015-5073).

Update the affected packages to the latest available version.

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Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-5073
BugTraq ID: 75430
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:1025
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:1132
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:2750
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2015 Eero Volotinen

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