DescriptionLua v5.4.3 and above are affected by SEGV by type confusion in funcnamefromcode function in ldebug.c which can cause a local denial of service.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs1004189

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
lua5.4 (PTS)bullseye5.4.2-2vulnerable
bookworm, sid5.4.4-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs

Fixed by:
check older versions if issue is present, reproducer do not crash, but needs inspection of the code yet

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