FreeBSD : node.js -- ares_create_query single byte out of buffer write (28bb6ee5-9b5c-11e6-b799-19bef72f4b7c)
High Nessus Plugin ID 94416
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionNode.js has released new versions containing the following security fix :
The following releases all contain fixes for CVE-2016-5180 'ares_create_query single byte out of buffer write': Node.js v0.10.48 (Maintenance), Node.js v0.12.17 (Maintenance), Node.js v4.6.1 (LTS 'Argon')
While this is not a critical update, all users of these release lines should upgrade at their earliest convenience.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.