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Inefficient Regular Expression Complexity


Severity High
Score 7.5/10


A vulnerability was found in rgb2hex versions through 0.1.5. It has been rated as problematic. This issue affects some unknown processing. The manipulation leads to inefficient regular expression complexity. The attack may be initiated remotely. Upgrading to version 0.1.6 is able to address this issue. The associated identifier of this vulnerability is VDB-217151.

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CWE-1333 - Inefficient Regular Expression Complexity

The product uses a regular expression with an inefficient, possibly exponential worst-case computational complexity that consumes excessive CPU cycles.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published