The host is installed with Active Perl and is prone to denial of service vulnerability.
Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to conduct denial of service. Impact Level: Application
No solution or patch was made available for at least one year since disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.
The flaw is due to improper handling of crafted input by 'Perl_reg_numbered_buff_fetch' function.
Active Perl versions 5.10.0, 5.12.0, 5.14.0 and other versions.
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