|| ||rPath Update Announcements <email@example.com>|
|| ||firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com|
|| ||rPSA-2007-0232-1 perl|
|| ||Tue, 06 Nov 2007 09:19:54 -0500|
|| ||firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com,
rPath Security Advisory: 2007-0232-1
Products: rPath Linux 1
Exposure Level Classification:
Local System User Deterministic Weakness
rPath Issue Tracking System:
Previous versions of the perl package contain weaknesses when evaluating
If a system is serving a perl-based web application that evaluates
remote input as a regular expression, an attacker may be be able to
exploit these weaknesses to execute arbitrary, attacker-provided code on
the system, potentially elevating this to a remote, deterministic
unauthorized access vulnerability.
In its default configuration, rPath Linux 1 does not enable any
perl-based web applications and is thus not vulnerable to this potential
Copyright 2007 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License.
A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html
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