Uncontrolled Recursion Affecting pcre3 package, versions *


low
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-UBUNTU2204-PCRE3-2799820

  • published

    11 Jul 2017

  • disclosed

    11 Jul 2017

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Ubuntu:22.04 pcre3.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream pcre3 package.

In 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.