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From: Dominic Hargreaves <dom <at> earth.li>
Subject: Encode security issue?
Newsgroups: gmane.comp.lang.perl.perl5.porters
Date: Wednesday 10th August 2011 18:03:53 UTC (over 5 years ago)
Hello,

I notice that there is a new Encode release in CPAN and blead, including:

! Unicode/Unicode.xs
  Addressed the following:
    Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2011 13:58:43 +0200
    From: Robert Zacek <[email protected]>
    To: [email protected]
    Subject: Unicode.xs!decode_xs n-byte heap-overflow

Is there any more information available concerning the likely severity
or impact of this issue?

Thanks,
Dominic.

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