[El-errata] ELSA-2015-2111 Low: Oracle Linux 7 grep security and bug fix update

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Mon Nov 23 18:44:37 PST 2015

Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2015-2111


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 7 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- Fixed invalid UTF-8 byte sequence error in PCRE mode
   (by pcre-backported-fixes patch)
   Resolves: rhbz#1217080
- Fixed buffer overrun for grep -F
   Resolves: CVE-2015-1345
- Fixed \w and \W behaviour in multibyte locales
   Resolves: rhbz#1159012
- Documented --fixed-regexp option
   Resolves: rhbz#1103259
- Updated pcre buildrequires to require pcre-devel >= 7.8-7
   Related: rhbz#1217080

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