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CVE-2019-6706 Detail

Current Description

Lua 5.3.5 has a use-after-free in lua_upvaluejoin in lapi.c. For example, a crash outcome might be achieved by an attacker who is able to trigger a debug.upvaluejoin call in which the arguments have certain relationships.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lua.2524044.n2.nabble.com/Bug-Report-Use-after-free-in-debug-upvaluejoin-tc7685506.html Exploit Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3706
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3941-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/46246/ Exploit Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-416 Use After Free NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:lua:lua:5.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-6706
NVD Published Date:
01/23/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/05/2019