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Date: Wed, 12 Aug 2015 13:57:38 -0700
From: Shannon Sabens <>
To: Huzaifa Sidhpurwala <>,,
 Mitre CVE assign department <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: Information disclosure in pcre


Re-ping on this?

Thank you.


On 8/3/2015 11:21 PM, Huzaifa Sidhpurwala wrote:
> Hi All,
> It was reported that pcre_exec in PHP pcre extenstion partially
> initialize a buffer when an invalid regex is processed, which can lead
> to an arbitrary code execution.
> This patch has been committed upstream via:
> And is a part of upstream release pcre-8.37
> This was initially reported by ZDI (ZDI-CAN-2547), but it seems there
> was no follow-up.
> Can a CVE id be please assigned to this issue?

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