Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2131-2 rrdtool -- LTS regression update

Date Reported:
03 Mar 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 952958.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-6262.
More information:

It was discovered that there was a regression in a previous fix, which resulted in the following error:

ERROR: cannot compile regular expression: Error while compiling regular expression ^(?:[^%]+|%)*%[+- 0#]?[0-9]*([.][0-9]+)?l[eEfF](?:[^%]+|%) *%s(?:[^%]+|%)*$ at char 18: range out of order in character class (^(?:[ ^%]+|%)*%[+- 0#]?[0-9]*([.][0-9]+)?l[eEfF](?:[^%]+|%)*%s(?:[^%]+|%)*$)

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.8-1.2+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your rrdtool packages.

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