Security update for nodejs8

SUSE Security Update: Security update for nodejs8
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2260-1
Rating: important
References: #1144919 #1146090 #1146091 #1146093 #1146094 #1146095 #1146097 #1146099 #1146100
Cross-References: CVE-2019-9511 CVE-2019-9512 CVE-2019-9513 CVE-2019-9514 CVE-2019-9515 CVE-2019-9516 CVE-2019-9517 CVE-2019-9518
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15

An update that solves 8 vulnerabilities and has one errata is now available.

Description:

This update for nodejs8 to version 8.16.1 fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2019-9511: Fixed HTTP/2 implementations that are vulnerable to window size manipulation and stream prioritization manipulation, potentially leading to a denial of service (bsc#1146091).
  • CVE-2019-9512: Fixed HTTP/2 flood using PING frames results in unbounded memory growth (bsc#1146099).
  • CVE-2019-9513: Fixed HTTP/2 implementation that is vulnerable to resource loops, potentially leading to a denial of service. (bsc#1146094).
  • CVE-2019-9514: Fixed HTTP/2 implementation that is vulnerable to a reset flood, potentially leading to a denial of service (bsc#1146095).
  • CVE-2019-9515: Fixed HTTP/2 flood using SETTINGS frames results in unbounded memory growth (bsc#1146100).
  • CVE-2019-9516: Fixed HTTP/2 implementation that is vulnerable to a header leak, potentially leading to a denial of service (bsc#1146090).
  • CVE-2019-9517: Fixed HTTP/2 implementations that are vulnerable to unconstrained interal data buffering (bsc#1146097).
  • CVE-2019-9518: Fixed HTTP/2 implementation that is vulnerable to a flood of empty frames, potentially leading to a denial of service (bsc#1146093).

Bug fixes:
  • Fixed that npm resolves its default config file like in all other versions, as /etc/nodejs/npmrc (bsc#1144919).

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-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-15-SP1-2019-2260=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-15-2019-2260=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nodejs8-8.16.1-3.20.1
    • nodejs8-debuginfo-8.16.1-3.20.1
    • nodejs8-debugsource-8.16.1-3.20.1
    • nodejs8-devel-8.16.1-3.20.1
    • npm8-8.16.1-3.20.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • nodejs8-docs-8.16.1-3.20.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nodejs8-8.16.1-3.20.1
    • nodejs8-debuginfo-8.16.1-3.20.1
    • nodejs8-debugsource-8.16.1-3.20.1
    • nodejs8-devel-8.16.1-3.20.1
    • npm8-8.16.1-3.20.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15 (noarch):
    • nodejs8-docs-8.16.1-3.20.1

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