Debian LTS: DLA-1918-1: libonig security update

    Date12 Sep 2019
    CategoryDebian LTS
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
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    The Oniguruma regular expressions library, notably used in PHP mbstring, is vulnerable to stack exhaustion. A crafted regular expression can crash the process.
    
    Package        : libonig
    Version        : 5.9.5-3.2+deb8u3
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-16163
    Debian Bug     : 939988
    
    
    The Oniguruma regular expressions library, notably used in PHP
    mbstring, is vulnerable to stack exhaustion.  A crafted regular
    expression can crash the process.
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
    5.9.5-3.2+deb8u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libonig packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
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