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vulnerability CVE-2015-2326

PCRE: buffer overflow of pcre_compile2

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow in pcre_compile2 of PCRE, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to execute code.
Vulnerable systems: MongoDB Server, openSUSE, Solaris, PHP, RHEL, Slackware, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Synology DS***, Synology RS***, Ubuntu.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Consequences of an attack: privileged access/rights, user access/rights, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Pirate's origin: document.
Creation date: 12/05/2015.
Références of this weakness: bulletinjul2015, CERTFR-2015-AVI-265, CVE-2015-2326, openSUSE-SU-2015:0858-1, openSUSE-SU-2015:1216-1, RHSA-2016:2750-01, SERVER-18312, SSA:2015-162-02, SSA:2015-198-02, SUSE-SU-2015:1273-1, USN-2694-1, USN-2943-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-16880.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow in pcre_compile2 of PCRE, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to execute code.
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