CVE-2014-9769 (retired)

Priority
Description
pcre_jit_compile.c in PCRE 8.35 does not properly use table jumps to
optimize nested alternatives, which allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (stack memory corruption) or possibly have unspecified
other impact via a crafted string, as demonstrated by packets encountered
by Suricata during use of a regular expression in an Emerging Threats Open
ruleset.
Notes
mdeslaurintroduced by http://vcs.pcre.org/pcre?view=revision&revision=1434
in 8.35
Package
Source: pcre3 (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (8.12-4ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (2:8.38-3.1)
Patches:
Upstream:http://vcs.pcre.org/pcre?view=revision&revision=1475
More Information

Updated: 2019-10-09 07:51:39 UTC (commit 33aea848a182c0afcd0a3f927a01a7ecd9a061ee)