FreeBSD : Node.js -- remote DOS security vulnerability (d7d1cc94-b971-11e7-af3a-f1035dd0da62)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104198
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionNode.js reports :
Node.js was susceptible to a remote DoS attack due to a change that came in as part of zlib v1.2.9. In zlib v1.2.9 8 became an invalid value for the windowBits parameter and Node's zlib module will crash or throw an exception (depending on the version)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.