openSUSE Security Update : nodejs (openSUSE-2016-1277)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for nodejs fixes the following issues :

- New upstream LTS version 4.6.1

- c-ares :

+ CVE-2016-5180: fix for single-byte buffer overwrite

- Fix nodejs-libpath.patch so ppc doesn't fail to build

Solution :

Update the affected nodejs packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94664 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5180

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