openSUSE Security Update : nodejs6 (openSUSE-2019-234)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 122418

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for nodejs6 to version 6.16.0 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-0734: Fixed a timing vulnerability in the DSA signature generation (bsc#1113652)

- CVE-2018-5407: Fixed a hyperthread port content side channel attack (aka 'PortSmash') (bsc#1113534)

- CVE-2018-12120: Fixed that the debugger listens on any interface by default (bsc#1117625)

- 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-12:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected nodejs6 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1113534

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1113652

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1117625

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: Medium

ID: 122418

File Name: openSUSE-2019-234.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/02/25

Updated: 2020/09/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/02/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/10/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0734, CVE-2018-12116, CVE-2018-12120, CVE-2018-12121, CVE-2018-12122, CVE-2018-12123, CVE-2018-5407