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Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2008 13:30:11 +0100
From: Jan Lieskovsky <>
Subject: Re:  Re: CVE Request - roundcubemail

On Tue, 2008-12-16 at 20:31 -0500, Steven M. Christey wrote:
> On Sat, 13 Dec 2008, Florian Weimer wrote:
> > * Ingrid wrote:
> >
> > > Therefore, I agree with Raphael that the issue has not been found yet.
> The general issue of /e in preg_replace is covered by CWE-624 Executable
> Regular Expression Error (
> which has a couple other CVE examples.
> I bet there's a chunk of these in various applications.  I believe Perl
> has similar functionality.

> Use CVE-2008-5619 for the issue.
> Note there's a separate DoS issue, CVE-2008-5620.

Steve, thanks for pointing this out!

Regards, Jan.
Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

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