openSUSE Security Update : nodejs8 (openSUSE-2018-1047)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117790

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for nodejs8 to version 8.11.4 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-12115: Fixed an out-of-bounds memory write in Buffer that could be used to write to memory outside of a Buffer's memory space buffer (bsc#1105019)

- Upgrade to OpenSSL 1.0.2p, which fixed :

- CVE-2018-0732: Client denial-of-service due to large DH parameter (bsc#1097158)

- ECDSA key extraction via local side-channel

Other changes made :

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

- Fix parallel/test-tls-passphrase.js test to continue to function with older versions of OpenSSL library.

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected nodejs8 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1097158

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1097748

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1105019

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117790

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1047.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/27

Modified: 2018/09/27

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:nodejs8, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs8-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs8-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs8-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:npm8, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/25

Reference Information

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