Security update for nodejs4

SUSE Security Update: Security update for nodejs4
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0117-1
Rating: important
References: #1113534 #1113652 #1117625 #1117626 #1117627 #1117629 #1117630
Cross-References:CVE-2018-0734 CVE-2018-12116 CVE-2018-12120 CVE-2018-12121 CVE-2018-12122 CVE-2018-12123 CVE-2018-5407
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4

An update that fixes 7 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for nodejs4 fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2018-0734: Fixed a timing vulnerability in the DSA signature generation (bsc#1113652)
  • CVE-2018-5407: Fixed a hyperthread port content side channel attack (aka "PortSmash") (bsc#1113534)
  • CVE-2018-12120: Fixed that the debugger listens on any interface by default (bsc#1117625)
  • CVE-2018-12121: Fixed a denial of Service with large HTTP headers (bsc#1117626)
  • CVE-2018-12122: Fixed the "Slowloris" HTTP Denial of Service (bsc#1117627)
  • CVE-2018-12116: Fixed HTTP request splitting (bsc#1117630)
  • CVE-2018-12123: Fixed hostname spoofing in URL parser for javascript protocol (bsc#1117629)

Patch Instructions:

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 12:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-12-2019-117=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2019-117=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12 (aarch64 ppc64le x86_64):
    • nodejs4-4.9.1-15.17.1
    • nodejs4-debuginfo-4.9.1-15.17.1
    • nodejs4-debugsource-4.9.1-15.17.1
    • nodejs4-devel-4.9.1-15.17.1
    • npm4-4.9.1-15.17.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12 (noarch):
    • nodejs4-docs-4.9.1-15.17.1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (aarch64 x86_64):
    • nodejs4-4.9.1-15.17.1
    • nodejs4-debuginfo-4.9.1-15.17.1
    • nodejs4-debugsource-4.9.1-15.17.1