openSUSE Security Update : nodejs12 (openSUSE-2020-1616)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 141276

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VPR Score: 5.9


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This update for nodejs12 fixes the following issues :

- nodejs12 was updated to 12.18.4 LTS :

- CVE-2020-8201: Fixed an HTTP Request Smuggling due to CR-to-Hyphen conversion (bsc#1176605).

- CVE-2020-8252: Fixed a buffer overflow in realpath (bsc#1176589).

- CVE-2020-15095: Fixed an information leak through log files (bsc#1173937).

- Explicitly add -fno-strict-aliasing to CFLAGS to fix compilation on Aarch64 with gcc10 (bsc#1172686)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15-SP2:Update update project.


Update the affected nodejs12 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 141276

File Name: openSUSE-2020-1616.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/10/08

Updated: 2020/10/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-8201

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.4

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs12, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs12-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs12-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs12-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:npm12, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.2

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: 2020/10/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/07/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15095, CVE-2020-8201, CVE-2020-8252