[ALSA-2020:4539] Moderate: pcre2 security and enhancement update
Type:
security
Severity:
moderate
Release date:
2020-11-03
Description:
The pcre2 package contains a new generation of the Perl Compatible Regular Expression libraries for implementing regular expression pattern matching using the same syntax and semantics as Perl. Security Fix(es): * pcre: Out of bounds read in JIT mode when \X is used in non-UTF mode (CVE-2019-20454) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • pcre2-10.32-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • pcre2-10.32-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • pcre2-devel-10.32-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • pcre2-devel-10.32-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • pcre2-tools-10.32-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • pcre2-utf16-10.32-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • pcre2-utf16-10.32-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • pcre2-utf32-10.32-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • pcre2-utf32-10.32-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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