RHEL 7 : http-parser (RHSA-2020:1510)

High Nessus Plugin ID 135788

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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.


The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the RHSA-2020:1510 advisory.

- nodejs: HTTP request smuggling using malformed Transfer- Encoding header (CVE-2019-15605)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected http-parser and / or http-parser-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 135788

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-1510.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/04/21

Updated: 2020/11/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-15605

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_aus:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_aus:7.6::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_aus:7.6::server, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:7.6::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:7.6::server, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:7.6::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:7.6::server, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:7.6::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:7.6::server, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:http-parser, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:http-parser-devel

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/04/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/02/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-15605

RHSA: 2020:1510

CWE: 444