SUSE SLES15 Security Update : nodejs8 (SUSE-SU-2021:0121-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 145022

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Synopsis

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

Description

This update for nodejs8 fixes the following issue :

CVE-2020-8287: Fixed an HTTP request smuggling vulnerability (bsc#1180554).

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 Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15-SP2 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-15-SP2-2021-121=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1180554

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-8287/

http://www.nessus.org/u?e6bdb335

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 145022

File Name: suse_SU-2021-0121-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/15/2021

Updated: 1/22/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-8287

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:nodejs8, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:nodejs8-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:nodejs8-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:nodejs8-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:npm8, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/14/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/6/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-8287

IAVB: 2021-B-0004