CVE-2017-11164

NameCVE-2017-11164
DescriptionIn PCRE 8.41, the OP_KETRMAX feature in the match function in pcre_exec.c allows stack exhaustion (uncontrolled recursion) when processing a crafted regular expression.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
pcre3 (PTS)wheezy1:8.30-5vulnerable
jessie2:8.35-3.3+deb8u4vulnerable
stretch2:8.39-3vulnerable
buster2:8.39-4vulnerable
sid2:8.39-5vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
pcre3source(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant

Notes

http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/07/11/3

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