openSUSE Security Update : nodejs (openSUSE-2016-884)

High Nessus Plugin ID 92488


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for nodejs fixes the following issue :

- CVE-2016-1669 :

- fix buffer overflow in v8 (boo#987919)


Update the affected nodejs packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92488

File Name: openSUSE-2016-884.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/07/21

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nodejs-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:npm, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/07/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1669