CVE-2017-7246

Priority
Description
Stack-based buffer overflow in the pcre32_copy_substring function in
pcre_get.c in libpcre1 in PCRE 8.40 allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (WRITE of size 268) or possibly have unspecified other
impact via a crafted file.
Notes
mdeslaurThis is actually an issue in the pcretest binary, which we
don't ship in Ubuntu
same commit as CVE-2017-7245
Package
Source: pcre3 (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):ignored (reached end-of-life)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needed
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):needed
Patches:
Upstream:http://vcs.pcre.org/pcre?view=revision&revision=1691
More Information

Updated: 2020-01-23 20:34:28 UTC (commit b4629892d998f2ede31f59bb7508dc50a92ac664)