Security update for nodejs8

SUSE Security Update: Security update for nodejs8
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0635-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1127532
Cross-References: CVE-2019-5737
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for nodejs8 to version 8.15.1 fixes the following issue:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-5737: Fixed a potentially attack vector which could lead to Denial of Service when HTTP connection are kept active (bsc#1127532).

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 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-15-2019-635=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nodejs8-8.15.1-3.14.1
    • nodejs8-debuginfo-8.15.1-3.14.1
    • nodejs8-debugsource-8.15.1-3.14.1
    • nodejs8-devel-8.15.1-3.14.1
    • npm8-8.15.1-3.14.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15 (noarch):
    • nodejs8-docs-8.15.1-3.14.1

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