openSUSE Security Update : nodejs8 (openSUSE-2019-89)

high Nessus Plugin ID 121428

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for nodejs8 to version 8.15.0 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-12121: Fixed a Denial of Service with large HTTP headers (bsc#1117626)

- CVE-2018-12122: Fixed the 'Slowloris' HTTP Denial of Service (bsc#1117627)

- CVE-2018-12116: Fixed HTTP request splitting (bsc#1117630)

- CVE-2018-12123: Fixed hostname spoofing in URL parser for JavaScript protocol (bsc#1117629)

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=1117626

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1117627

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1117629

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1117630

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 121428

File Name: openSUSE-2019-89.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/29/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/23/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/28/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12116, CVE-2018-12121, CVE-2018-12122, CVE-2018-12123