CVE-2008-0674

NameCVE-2008-0674
DescriptionBuffer overflow in PCRE before 7.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a regular expression containing a character class with a large number of characters with Unicode code points greater than 255.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1499-1, DTSA-115-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
pcre3 (PTS)wheezy1:8.30-5fixed
jessie2:8.35-3.3+deb8u4fixed
stretch, sid2:8.38-3.1fixed
php5 (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy5.4.45-0+deb7u2fixed
jessie5.6.19+dfsg-0+deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)5.6.20+dfsg-0+deb8u1fixed
stretch5.6.21+dfsg-2fixed
sid5.6.22+dfsg-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
pcre3source(unstable)7.6-1medium
pcre3sourceetch6.7+7.4-3highDSA-1499-1
pcre3sourcelenny7.4-1+lenny1highDTSA-115-1
pcre3sourcesarge4.5+7.4-2highDSA-1499-1
php5source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- php5 <not-affected> (Uses sytem copy)

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