CVE-2015-8027

MEDIUM

Description

Node.js 0.12.x before 0.12.9, 4.x before 4.2.3, and 5.x before 5.1.1 does not ensure the availability of a parser for each HTTP socket, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (uncaughtException and service outage) via a pipelined HTTP request.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-01/msg00045.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/78207

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IV79524

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21972419

https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/cve-2015-8027_cve-2015-6764/

https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/december-2015-security-releases/

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-43

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-01-02

Updated: 2017-07-01

Type: CWE-17

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH