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<title>libpcre: Multiple Vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libpcre, the worst of
which could lead to arbitrary code execution, or cause a Denial of Service
condition.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild"></product>
<announced>July 09, 2016</announced>
<revised>July 09, 2016: 1</revised>
<bug>529952</bug>
<bug>551240</bug>
<bug>553300</bug>
<bug>570694</bug>
<bug>575546</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="dev-libs/libpcre" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">8.38-r1</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">8.38-r1</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>libpcre is a library providing functions for Perl-compatible regular
expressions.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libpcre. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>An attacker can possibly execute arbitrary code or create a Denial of
Service condition.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All libpcre users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=dev-libs/libpcre-8.38-r1"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-8964">CVE-2014-8964</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-8964">CVE-2014-8964</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-5073">CVE-2015-5073</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-5073">CVE-2015-5073</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-5073">CVE-2015-5073</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8380">CVE-2015-8380</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8381">CVE-2015-8381</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8383">CVE-2015-8383</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8384">CVE-2015-8384</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8385">CVE-2015-8385</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8386">CVE-2015-8386</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8387">CVE-2015-8387</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8388">CVE-2015-8388</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8389">CVE-2015-8389</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8390">CVE-2015-8390</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8391">CVE-2015-8391</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8392">CVE-2015-8392</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8393">CVE-2015-8393</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8394">CVE-2015-8394</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8395">CVE-2015-8395</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-1283">CVE-2016-1283</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-1283">CVE-2016-1283</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Thu, 25 Feb 2016 06:59:58 +0000">
BlueKnight
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sat, 09 Jul 2016 02:07:37 +0000">b-man</metadata>
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