[ALSA-2019:3706] Moderate: lua security and bug fix update
Type:
security
Severity:
moderate
Release date:
2019-11-05
Description:
The lua packages provide support for Lua, a powerful light-weight programming language designed for extending applications. Lua is also frequently used as a general-purpose, stand-alone language. Security Fix(es): * lua: use-after-free in lua_upvaluejoin in lapi.c resulting in denial of service (CVE-2019-6706) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • lua-5.3.4-11.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • lua-5.3.4-11.el8.i686.rpm
  • lua-devel-5.3.4-11.el8.i686.rpm
  • lua-devel-5.3.4-11.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • lua-libs-5.3.4-11.el8.i686.rpm
  • lua-libs-5.3.4-11.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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