Upstream information

CVE-2018-12558 at MITRE

Description

The parse() method in the Email::Address module through 1.909 for Perl is vulnerable to Algorithmic complexity on specially prepared input, leading to Denial of Service. Prepared special input that caused this problem contained 30 form-field characters ("\f").

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having not set severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1098368 [NEW]

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