|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1601-1] perl security update)|
|Summary:||Jayakrishna Menon and Christophe Hauser discovered an integer;overflow vulnerability in Perl_my_setenv leading to a heap-based;buffer overflow with attacker-controlled input.|
Jayakrishna Menon and Christophe Hauser discovered an integer
overflow vulnerability in Perl_my_setenv leading to a heap-based
buffer overflow with attacker-controlled input.
Perl is a highly capable, feature-rich programming language with over
20 years of development. Perl 5 runs on over 100 platforms from
portables to mainframes. Perl is suitable for both rapid prototyping
and large scale development projects.
perl on Debian Linux
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your perl packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-18311|
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