KLA11231
Multiple vulnerabilities in Node.js
Updated: 04/13/2018
CVSS
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5.5
Detect date
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03/27/2018
Severity
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High
Description

Multiple serious vulnerabilities have been found in Node.js. Malicious users can exploit these vulnerabilities to cause denial of service.

Below is a complete list of vulnerabilities:

  1. An unspecified vulnerability in the HTTP parser can be exploited remotely via Content-Length parameter to perform unspecified attacks;
  2. A regular expression vulnerability in the ‘path’ module can be exploited remotely via specially crafted string to cause denial of service;
  3. A DNS rebinding vulnerability in Node.js Inspector can be exploited remotely co execute arbitrary code.

Technical details

Vulnerability (2) affects only Node.js 4.x

Vulnerability (3) affects only Node.js 6.x

Affected products

Node.js earlier than 9.10.0
Node.js earlier than  8.11.0
Node.js earlier than  6.14.0
Node.js earlier than  4.9.0

Solution

Update to the latest version
Download Node.js

Original advisories

March 2018 Security Releases

Impacts
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ACE 
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DoS 
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Related products
Node.js
CVE-IDS
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CVE-2018-7159
CVE-2018-7158
CVE-2018-7160