openSUSE Security Update : nodejs4 (openSUSE-2018-5)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 105638
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for nodejs4 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-15896: Vulnerable to CVE-2017-3737 due to embedded OpenSSL (bsc#1072322).

- CVE-2017-14919: Embedded zlib issue could cause a DoS via specific windowBits value.

- CVE-2017-3738: Embedded OpenSSL is vulnerable to rsaz_1024_mul_avx2 overflow bug on x86_64.

- CVE-2017-3736: Embedded OpenSSL is vulnerable to bn_sqrx8x_internal carry bug on x86_64 (bsc#1066242).

- CVE-2017-3735: Embedded OpenSSL is vulnerable to malformed X.509 IPAdressFamily that could cause OOB read (bsc#1056058).

Bug fixes :

- Update to release 4.8.7 (bsc#1072322) :

- https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/december-2017-security-releases/

- https://nodejs.org/en/blog/release/v4.8.7/

- https://nodejs.org/en/blog/release/v4.8.6/

- https://nodejs.org/en/blog/release/v4.8.5/

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected nodejs4 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1056058

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1066242

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1072322

https://nodejs.org/en/blog/release/v4.8.5/

https://nodejs.org/en/blog/release/v4.8.6/

https://nodejs.org/en/blog/release/v4.8.7/

http://www.nessus.org/u?23d8f9db

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 105638

File Name: openSUSE-2018-5.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/8/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs4-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs4-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:npm4, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 1/5/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14919, CVE-2017-15896, CVE-2017-3735, CVE-2017-3736, CVE-2017-3737, CVE-2017-3738