Debian DLA-3222-1 : node-fetch - LTS security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 168408


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


The remote Debian 10 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the dla-3222 advisory.

- node-fetch is vulnerable to Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor (CVE-2022-0235)

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


Upgrade the node-fetch packages.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 1.7.3-1+deb10u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 168408

File Name: debian_DLA-3222.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/5/2022

Updated: 9/20/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.8


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-0235


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:node-fetch, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/5/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/16/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-0235