SUSE-SU-2018:2812-1: moderate: Security update for nodejs8

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Mon Sep 24 04:10:57 MDT 2018

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for nodejs8

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:2812-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1097158 #1097748 #1105019 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-0732 CVE-2018-12115
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15

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


   This update for nodejs8 to version 8.11.4 fixes the following issues:

   Security issues fixed:

   - CVE-2018-12115: Fixed an out-of-bounds memory write in Buffer that could
     be used to write to memory outside of a Buffer's memory space buffer
   - Upgrade to OpenSSL 1.0.2p, which fixed:
     - CVE-2018-0732: Client denial-of-service due to large DH parameter
     - ECDSA key extraction via local side-channel

   Other changes made:

   - Recommend same major version npm package (bsc#1097748)
   - Fix parallel/test-tls-passphrase.js test to continue to function with
     older versions of OpenSSL library.

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-15-2018-1971=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 15 (noarch):



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