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CVE-2021-44078 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in split_region in uc.c in Unicorn Engine before 2.0.0-rc5. It allows local attackers to escape the sandbox. An attacker must first obtain the ability to execute crafted code in the target sandbox in order to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the virtual memory manager. The issue results from the faulty comparison of GVA and GPA while calling uc_mem_map_ptr to free part of a claimed memory block. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escape the sandbox and execute arbitrary code on the host machine.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://gist.github.com/jwang-a/cb4b6e9551457aa299066076b836a2cd Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/jwang-a/CTF/blob/master/MyChallenges/Pwn/Unicorns_Aisle/UnicornsAisle.pdf Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/unicorn-engine/unicorn/commit/c733bbada356b0373fa8aa72c044574bb855fd24 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/unicorn-engine/unicorn/compare/2.0.0-rc4...2.0.0-rc5 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.unicorn-engine.org/changelog/ Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-697 Incorrect Comparison cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-44078
NVD Published Date:
12/26/2021
NVD Last Modified:
01/07/2022
Source:
MITRE