Security update for pcre
(Last modified: 13NOV2007)
solutions Security update for pcre SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (b130f9b7411bf790c7468310e091ddad)
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for x86
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for X86-64
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
pcrelibrary. Applications using
pcreto process regular expressions from untrusted sources could therefore potentially be exploited by attackers to execute arbitrary code.
Depending on the application linked to
libpcre, the vulnerability can be exploited remotely or locally.
The vulnerability has been tracked by CVE-2006-7224, CVE-2006-7225, CVE-2006-7226, CVE-2007-1659 and CVE-2007-1660.
rpm -Fvh pcre.rpm pcre-devel.rpm
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