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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-6380-1
September 19, 2023

nodejs vulnerabilities
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A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro)
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro)

Summary:

Several security issues were fixed in Node.js.

Software Description:
- nodejs: An open-source, cross-platform JavaScript runtime environment.

Details:

Rogier Schouten discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If
a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted
input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial
of service. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.
(CVE-2019-15604)

Ethan Rubinson discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If
a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted
input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain
sensitive information. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2019-15605)

Alyssa Wilk discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If a
user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted
input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to execute
arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2019-15606)

Tobias Niessen discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If
a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted
input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a
denial of service. This issue only affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. (CVE-2020-8174)

It was discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If a user
or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted input
file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a
denial of service. (CVE-2020-8265, CVE-2020-8287)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:
   libnode-dev                     10.19.0~dfsg-3ubuntu1.1
   libnode64                       10.19.0~dfsg-3ubuntu1.1
   nodejs                          10.19.0~dfsg-3ubuntu1.1

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro):
   nodejs                          8.10.0~dfsg-2ubuntu0.4+esm2
   nodejs-dev                      8.10.0~dfsg-2ubuntu0.4+esm2

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro):
   nodejs                          4.2.6~dfsg-1ubuntu4.2+esm2
   nodejs-dev                      4.2.6~dfsg-1ubuntu4.2+esm2
   nodejs-legacy                   4.2.6~dfsg-1ubuntu4.2+esm2

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References:
   https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-6380-1
   CVE-2019-15604, CVE-2019-15605, CVE-2019-15606, CVE-2020-8174,
   CVE-2020-8265, CVE-2020-8287

Package Information:
   https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nodejs/10.19.0~dfsg-3ubuntu1.1

Ubuntu 6380-1: Node.js vulnerabilities

September 19, 2023
Several security issues were fixed in Node.js.

Summary

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 20.04 LTS - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro) - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro) Summary: Several security issues were fixed in Node.js. Software Description: - nodejs: An open-source, cross-platform JavaScript runtime environment. Details: Rogier Schouten discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2019-15604) Ethan Rubinson discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain sensitive information. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2019-15605) Alyssa Wilk discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2019-15606) Tobias Niessen discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service. This issue only affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. (CVE-2020-8174) It was discovered that Node.js incorrectly handled certain inputs. If a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2020-8265, CVE-2020-8287)

Update Instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 20.04 LTS: libnode-dev 10.19.0~dfsg-3ubuntu1.1 libnode64 10.19.0~dfsg-3ubuntu1.1 nodejs 10.19.0~dfsg-3ubuntu1.1 Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro): nodejs 8.10.0~dfsg-2ubuntu0.4+esm2 nodejs-dev 8.10.0~dfsg-2ubuntu0.4+esm2 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro): nodejs 4.2.6~dfsg-1ubuntu4.2+esm2 nodejs-dev 4.2.6~dfsg-1ubuntu4.2+esm2 nodejs-legacy 4.2.6~dfsg-1ubuntu4.2+esm2 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-6380-1

CVE-2019-15604, CVE-2019-15605, CVE-2019-15606, CVE-2020-8174,

CVE-2020-8265, CVE-2020-8287

Severity
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-6380-1

Package Information

https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nodejs/10.19.0~dfsg-3ubuntu1.1

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