Bug #316

PCRE matcher uses default PCRE recursion limits instead of lower default Suricata values

Added by Will Metcalf about 4 years ago. Updated about 4 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:08/11/2011
Priority:NormalDue date:08/11/2011
Assignee:Victor Julien% Done:


Target version:1.1beta3


The logic for setting sane PCRE limts was not properly implemented. This patch addresses this issue and adds a sample configuration to the suricata.yaml.

0001-Actually-limit-recursion-and-backtracking-and-stack-.patch Magnifier - actually limit pcre recursion and suricata.yaml examples. (2.78 KB) Will Metcalf, 08/22/2011 12:35 PM


#1 Updated by Will Metcalf about 4 years ago

Actually attach patch use SC_ instead of SURI_

#2 Updated by Victor Julien about 4 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed

Applied, thanks Will.

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