GLSA-202101-07 : NodeJS: Multiple vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 144864


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-202101-07 (NodeJS: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in NodeJS. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All NodeJS 15 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/nodejs-15.5.1' All NodeJS 14 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/nodejs-14.15.1'

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 144864

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-202101-07.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 1/12/2021

Updated: 1/15/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:nodejs, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/11/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/8/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15095, CVE-2020-8172, CVE-2020-8174, CVE-2020-8201, CVE-2020-8251, CVE-2020-8265, CVE-2020-8277, CVE-2020-8287

GLSA: 202101-07

IAVB: 2021-B-0004