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segmentation fault on sslv2-drown #1879

gsahbi opened this issue Jan 4, 2020 · 1 comment

segmentation fault on sslv2-drown #1879

gsahbi opened this issue Jan 4, 2020 · 1 comment


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@gsahbi gsahbi commented Jan 4, 2020

Nmap 7.80

nmap -d -vv -sT -sC -sV -A -T4 -p- -O -A -Pn --script vuln -oA full
NSE: sslv2-drown against threw an error!
/usr/bin/../share/nmap/nselib/vnc.lua:251: bad argument #2 to 'insert' (position out of bounds)
stack traceback:
[C]: in function 'table.insert'
/usr/bin/../share/nmap/nselib/vnc.lua:251: in method 'handshake'
/usr/bin/../share/nmap/nselib/sslcert.lua:614: in upvalue 'special'
/usr/bin/../share/nmap/nselib/sslcert.lua:813: in local 'starttls'
/usr/bin/../share/nmap/nselib/sslv2.lua:320: in function 'sslv2.test_sslv2'
/usr/bin/../share/nmap/scripts/sslv2-drown.nse:286: in function </usr/bin/../share/nmap/scripts/sslv2-drown.nse:225>
(...tail calls...)


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@nnposter nnposter commented Jan 4, 2020

Apparently the same error was only present in nmap version 7.70. Please double-check that file nselib/vnc.lua is really from nmap 7.80.

Separately, I assume that you are really reporting this Lua error and not some segmentation fault, correct?

@nnposter nnposter added the NSE label Jan 4, 2020
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