openSUSE Security Update : nodejs6 (openSUSE-2018-1041)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117689


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for nodejs6 to version 6.14.4 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2018-12115: Fixed an out-of-bounds (OOB) write in Buffer.write() for UCS-2 encoding (bsc#1105019) CVE-2018-0732: Upgrade to OpenSSL 1.0.2p, fixing a client DoS due to large DH parameter (bsc#1097158)

Other issues fixed :

- Recommend same major version npm package (bsc#1097748)

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


Update the affected nodejs6 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117689

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1041.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/25

Updated: 2018/09/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs6, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs6-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs6-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs6-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:npm6, 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: 2018/09/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0732, CVE-2018-12115