CVE-2015-8393 (retired)

Priority
Description
pcregrep in PCRE before 8.38 mishandles the -q option for binary files,
which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a
crafted file, as demonstrated by a CGI script that sends stdout data to a
client.
Notes
tyhicksIssue affects PCRE3 only
mdeslaur0001-Make-pcregrep-q-override-l-and-c-for-compatibility-w.patch
in jessie
Package
Source: pcre2 (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:not-affected
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Package
Source: pcre3 (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (8.38)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):released (8.12-4ubuntu0.2)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (2:8.38-3)
Patches:
Upstream:http://vcs.pcre.org/pcre?view=revision&revision=1586
More Information

Updated: 2019-10-09 07:54:11 UTC (commit 33aea848a182c0afcd0a3f927a01a7ecd9a061ee)