openSUSE Security Update : nodejs10 (openSUSE-2021-82)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 145398
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for nodejs10 fixes the following issues :

- New upstream LTS version 10.23.1 :

- CVE-2020-8265: use-after-free in TLSWrap (High) bug in TLS implementation. When writing to a TLS enabled socket, node::StreamBase::Write calls node::TLSWrap::DoWrite with a freshly allocated WriteWrap object as first argument. If the DoWrite method does not return an error, this object is passed back to the caller as part of a StreamWriteResult structure. This may be exploited to corrupt memory leading to a Denial of Service or potentially other exploits (bsc#1180553)

- CVE-2020-8287: HTTP Request Smuggling allow two copies of a header field in a http request. For example, two Transfer-Encoding header fields. In this case Node.js identifies the first header field and ignores the second. This can lead to HTTP Request Smuggling (https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/444.html).
(bsc#1180554)

- CVE-2020-1971: OpenSSL - EDIPARTYNAME NULL pointer de-reference (High) This is a vulnerability in OpenSSL which may be exploited through Node.js. (bsc#1179491)

- New upstream LTS version 10.23.0 :

- deps: upgrade npm to 6.14.8

- n-api :

+ create N-API version 7

+ expose napi_build_version variable

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

Solution

Update the affected nodejs10 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1179491

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1180553

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1180554

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/444.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 145398

File Name: openSUSE-2021-82.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/25/2021

Updated: 1/27/2021

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

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:novell:opensuse:nodejs10, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs10-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs10-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs10-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:npm10, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1

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: 1/16/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/8/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-1971, CVE-2020-8265, CVE-2020-8287