SUSE SLES12 Security Update : nodejs6 (SUSE-SU-2019:2181-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 128022

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for nodejs6 fixes the following issues :

CVE-2019-13173: Fixed a potential file overwrite via hardlink in fstream.DirWriter() (bsc#1140290).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9:zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-9-2019-2181=1

SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2019-2181=1

SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7:zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-2181=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-12-2019-2181=1

SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2019-2181=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1140290

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-13173/

http://www.nessus.org/u?2f5be563

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 128022

File Name: suse_SU-2019-2181-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/08/20

Updated: 2019/09/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:nodejs6, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:nodejs6-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:nodejs6-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:nodejs6-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:npm6, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/08/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-13173