DescriptionVersions of the package angular from 1.4.9 are vulnerable to Regular Expression Denial of Service (ReDoS) via the <input type="url"> element due to the usage of an insecure regular expression in the input[url] functionality. Exploiting this vulnerability is possible by a large carefully-crafted input, which can result in catastrophic backtracking.
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Debian Bugs1036694

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
angular.js (PTS)buster1.5.10-1vulnerable
sid, trixie, bookworm1.8.3-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[bookworm] - angular.js <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[bullseye] - angular.js <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[buster] - angular.js <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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