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
This update has been submitted for testing by ppisar. 2 years ago
This update has been pushed to testing. 2 years ago
User Icon cserpentis commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

works for me in a VM

User Icon filiperosset commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

no regressions noted

User Icon samoht0 commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
karma

no regressions noted

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi. 2 years ago
This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi. 2 years ago
This update has been pushed to stable. 2 years ago

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Metadata
Type
security
Karma
3
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
3
Dates
submitted
2 years ago
in testing
2 years ago
in stable
2 years ago
BZ#1547772 CVE-2018-6913 perl: heap buffer overflow in pp_pack.c
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BZ#1547779 CVE-2018-6798 perl: heap read overflow in regexec.c
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BZ#1547783 CVE-2018-6797 perl: heap write overflow in regcomp.c
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BZ#1567776 CVE-2018-6913 perl: heap buffer overflow in pp_pack.c [fedora-all]
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BZ#1567777 CVE-2018-6798 perl: heap read overflow in regexec.c [fedora-all]
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BZ#1567778 CVE-2018-6797 perl: heap write overflow in regcomp.c [fedora-all]
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Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0 0 Test Case Perl sanity