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vulnerability announce CVE-2015-2327 CVE-2015-2328

PCRE: two vulnerabilities

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of PCRE.
Vulnerable products: MongoDB Server, openSUSE Leap, RHEL, Nessus, Ubuntu.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: denial of service on service.
Hacker's origin: internet client.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 2.
Creation date: 27/03/2015.
Références of this bulletin: CERTFR-2018-AVI-288, CVE-2015-2327, CVE-2015-2328, FG-VD-15-010, FG-VD-15-014, openSUSE-SU-2016:3099-1, RHSA-2016:1025-01, RHSA-2016:2750-01, TNS-2018-08, USN-2943-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-16482.

Description of the vulnerability

Several vulnerabilities were announced in PCRE.

An attacker can fill the stack memory, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2015-2327, FG-VD-15-010]

An attacker can generate an infinite loop, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2015-2328, FG-VD-15-014]
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