CVE-2017-16231

Priority
Description
** DISPUTED ** In PCRE 8.41, after compiling, a pcretest load test PoC
produces a crash overflow in the function match() in pcre_exec.c because of
a self-recursive call. NOTE: third parties dispute the relevance of this
report, noting that there are options that can be used to limit the amount
of stack that is used.
Notes
 mdeslaur> possibly https://bugs.exim.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2047
 mdeslaur> which upstream thinks isn't an issue
Package
Source: pcre3 (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Trusty/esm:needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):needs-triage
More Information

Updated: 2019-04-26 14:20:35 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)