CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2015:0330
PCRE is a Perl-compatible regular expression library.
A flaw was found in the way PCRE handled certain malformed regular expressions. This issue could cause an application (for example, Konqueror) linked against PCRE to crash while parsing malicious regular expressions. (CVE-2014-8964)
This update also adds the following enhancement:
All pcre users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a backported patch to correct this issue and add this enhancement.
Merged security bulletin from advisories: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-cr-announce/2015-March/001738.html
Affected packages: pcre pcre-devel pcre-static pcre-tools
Upstream details at: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0330.html