regex v1.5.5 Release Notes

Release Date: 2022-03-08 // 3 months ago
  • ๐Ÿš€ This releases fixes a security bug in the regex compiler. This bug permits a vector for a denial-of-service attack in cases where the regex being compiled is untrusted. There are no known problems where the regex is itself trusted, including in cases of untrusted haystacks.

Previous changes from v1.5.4

  • ๐Ÿš€ This release fixes another compilation failure when building regex. This time, the fix is for when the pattern feature is enabled, which only works on โšก๏ธ nightly Rust. CI has been updated to test this case.

    • BUG #772: Fix build when pattern feature is enabled.