MGASA-2021-0169 - Updated nodejs-chownr packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 02 Apr 2021
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0169.html
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 7
CVE: CVE-2017-18869

Updated nodejs-chownr package fixes security vulnerability:

A TOCTOU issue in the chownr package before 1.1.0 for Node.js 10.10 could
allow a local attacker to trick it into descending into unintended
directories via symlink attacks (CVE-2017-18869).

References:
- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27971
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-18869

SRPMS:
- 7/core/nodejs-chownr-1.1.0-1.mga7