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Medium severity flaw with Perl 5
From: Tim Brown <timb () nth-dimension org uk>
Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2012 09:48:39 +0100

I recently discovered that Perl 5 interpreter is vulnerable to memory 
corruption when large values are supplied to the x operator.

After discussions with the vendor, CVE-2012-5195 was assigned to this 

I know Red Hat and Debian have picked it up, but I'm not sure about other 

Tim Brown
<mailto:timb () nth-dimension org uk>

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