Bug 1671878 (CVE-2018-16487)

Summary: CVE-2018-16487 lodash: Prototype pollution in utilities function
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Laura Pardo <lpardo>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Priority: medium    
Version: unspecifiedCC: ahardin, anpicker, aos-bugs, bdettelb, bleanhar, bmontgom, ccoleman, dedgar, eparis, erooth, hhorak, jburrell, jcantril, jgoulding, jhadvig, jokerman, jorton, lcosic, mchappel, nstielau, sd-operator-metering, sponnaga, surbania, talessio, tflannag, tomckay, zsvetlik
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: nodejs-lodash 4.17.11 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Last Closed: 2021-10-25 09:51:46 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1671880, 1671879, 1692352, 1849514, 1849515    
Bug Blocks: 1671882    

Description Laura Pardo 2019-02-01 23:15:28 UTC
A prototype pollution vulnerability was found in lodash <4.17.11 where the functions merge, mergeWith, and defaultsDeep can be tricked into adding or modifying properties of Object.prototype.


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Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2019-02-01 23:15:45 UTC
Created lodash tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1671879]

Created nodejs-lodash tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1671880]

Comment 3 Riccardo Schirone 2019-03-25 12:35:38 UTC
rh-nodejs8-nodejs does not install modules that export the vulnerable functions, however they may be used internally.

Comment 6 Jason Shepherd 2019-08-08 05:50:08 UTC
This vulnerability is out of security support scope for the following product:

 * Red Hat Mobile Application Platform

 Please refer to https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/rhmap for more details

Comment 8 Sam Fowler 2020-06-22 06:18:29 UTC
In OpenShift Container Platform, only the kibana package includes a vulnerable version, other containers include a version higher than 4.17.11 so are not affected.