CVE-2008-2371

2008-07-07T19:41:00
ID CVE-2008-2371
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2012-10-30T22:57:30

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in pcre_compile.c in the Perl-Compatible Regular Expression (PCRE) library 7.7 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a regular expression that begins with an option and contains multiple branches.