Package "erlang"

Name: erlang


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Erlang/OTP modules for ASN.1 support
  • Erlang/OTP virtual machine and base applications
  • Erlang/OTP applications for CORBA support
  • Erlang/OTP cryptographic modules

Latest version: 1:18.3-dfsg-1ubuntu3.1
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main


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Other versions of "erlang" in Xenial

Repository Area Version
base main 1:18.3-dfsg-1ubuntu3
base universe 1:18.3-dfsg-1ubuntu3
security main 1:18.3-dfsg-1ubuntu3.1
security universe 1:18.3-dfsg-1ubuntu3.1
updates universe 1:18.3-dfsg-1ubuntu3.1

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Version: 1:18.3-dfsg-1ubuntu3.1 2018-02-14 19:08:26 UTC

  erlang (1:18.3-dfsg-1ubuntu3.1) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: heap overflow in PCRE
    - debian/patches/CVE-2016-10253.patch: add mutual recursion detection
      to erts/emulator/pcre/pcre_compile.c.
    - CVE-2016-10253
  * SECURITY UPDATE: Adaptive Chosen Ciphertext attack in TLS server
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-1000385.patch: add countermeasurements for
      Bleichenbacher attack in lib/ssl/src/ssl_connection.erl,
      lib/ssl/src/ssl_connection.hrl, lib/ssl/src/tls_connection.erl.
    - CVE-2017-1000385

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:07:14 -0500

CVE-2016-10253 An issue was discovered in Erlang/OTP 18.x. Erlang's generation of compiled regular expressions is vulnerable to a heap overflow. Regular expressions

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