Bug 1671878 (CVE-2018-16487) - CVE-2018-16487 lodash: Prototype pollution in utilities function
Summary: CVE-2018-16487 lodash: Prototype pollution in utilities function
Alias: CVE-2018-16487
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1671880 1671879 1692352 1849514 1849515
Blocks: 1671882
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-02-01 23:15 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2021-10-25 09:51 UTC (History)
27 users (show)

Fixed In Version: nodejs-lodash 4.17.11
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Last Closed: 2021-10-25 09:51:46 UTC

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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.

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