Important: perl

2019-03-20T23:05:00
ID ALAS-2019-1180
Type amazon
Reporter Amazon
Modified 2019-03-20T23:05:00

Description

Issue Overview:

Perl has a buffer overflow via a crafted regular expression that triggers invalid write operations. (CVE-2018-18311 __)

Affected Packages:

perl

Issue Correction:
Run yum update perl to update your system.

New Packages:

i686:  
    perl-tests-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.i686  
    perl-core-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.i686  
    perl-Time-Piece-1.20.1-294.43.amzn1.i686  
    perl-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.i686  
    perl-libs-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.i686  
    perl-macros-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.i686  
    perl-devel-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.i686  
    perl-debuginfo-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.i686

noarch:  
    perl-Object-Accessor-0.42-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-Locale-Maketext-Simple-0.21-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-Pod-Escapes-1.04-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-Module-Loaded-0.08-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-IO-Zlib-1.10-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-CPAN-1.9800-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-ExtUtils-Embed-1.30-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-ExtUtils-CBuilder-0.28.2.6-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-ExtUtils-Install-1.58-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-Package-Constants-0.02-294.43.amzn1.noarch  
    perl-Module-CoreList-2.76.02-294.43.amzn1.noarch

src:  
    perl-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.src

x86_64:  
    perl-core-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.x86_64  
    perl-debuginfo-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.x86_64  
    perl-macros-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.x86_64  
    perl-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.x86_64  
    perl-Time-Piece-1.20.1-294.43.amzn1.x86_64  
    perl-devel-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.x86_64  
    perl-libs-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.x86_64  
    perl-tests-5.16.3-294.43.amzn1.x86_64