FEDORA-2018-0050f7c0d1

security update in Fedora 26 for perl and perl-Module-CoreList

Status: stable a year ago

This release provides Perl 5.24.4 that fixes a heap buffer overflow in the pack() function and two overflows in the regular expression engine.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2018-0050f7c0d1

Comments 8

This update has been submitted for testing by ppisar.

This update has been pushed to testing.

works for me in a VM

karma: +1

no regressions noted

karma: +1

no regressions noted

karma: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.

Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
+3
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Enabled
Dates
submitted a year ago
in testing a year ago
in stable a year ago

Related Bugs 6

00 #1547772 CVE-2018-6913 perl: heap buffer overflow in pp_pack.c
00 #1547779 CVE-2018-6798 perl: heap read overflow in regexec.c
00 #1547783 CVE-2018-6797 perl: heap write overflow in regcomp.c
00 #1567776 CVE-2018-6913 perl: heap buffer overflow in pp_pack.c [fedora-all]
00 #1567777 CVE-2018-6798 perl: heap read overflow in regexec.c [fedora-all]
00 #1567778 CVE-2018-6797 perl: heap write overflow in regcomp.c [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

00 Test Case Perl sanity