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    Gentoo: GLSA-202101-07: NodeJS: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date 10 Jan 2021
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in NodeJS, the worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 202101-07
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: NodeJS: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: January 11, 2021
         Bugs: #726836, #731654, #742893, #754942, #763588
           ID: 202101-07
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in NodeJS, the worst of which
    could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    Node.js is a JavaScript runtime built on Chrome’s V8 JavaScript engine.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
         Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
      1  net-libs/nodejs              < 15.5.1            >= 12.20.1:0/12
                                                          >= 14.15.1:0/14
                                                           >= 15.5.1:0/15
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in NodeJS. Please review
    the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    All NodeJS 15 users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/nodejs-15.5.1"
    
    All NodeJS 14 users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/nodejs-14.15.1"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [ 1 ] CVE-2020-15095
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-15095
    [ 2 ] CVE-2020-8172
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8172
    [ 3 ] CVE-2020-8174
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8174
    [ 4 ] CVE-2020-8201
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8201
    [ 5 ] CVE-2020-8251
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8251
    [ 6 ] CVE-2020-8265
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8265
    [ 7 ] CVE-2020-8277
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8277
    [ 8 ] CVE-2020-8287
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8287
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202101-07
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
    Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or alternatively, you may file a bug at
    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
    License
    =======
    
    Copyright 2021 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
    belongs to its owner(s).
    
    The contents of this document are licensed under the
    Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.
    
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5
    
    

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