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CVE-2008-1026 - Weaving Anywhere

Description

Integer overflow in the PCRE regular expression compiler (JavaScriptCore/pcre/pcre_compile.cpp) in Apple WebKit as used in Safari before 3.1.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a regular expression with large nested repetition counts which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Reference

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-022 http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1467 http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28815 http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019870 http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Apr/msg00001.html http://secunia.com/advisories/29846 http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//Jul/msg00001.html http://secunia.com/advisories/31074 http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3815 http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1250/references http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2094/references https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41859 http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/490990/100/0/threaded