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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:2470-1: important: Security update for nodejs4
SUSE Security Update: Security update for nodejs4

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:2470-1
Rating: important
References: #1001652 #985201
Cross-References: CVE-2016-2178 CVE-2016-2183 CVE-2016-5325
CVE-2016-6304 CVE-2016-6306 CVE-2016-7052
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12

An update that fixes 7 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update brings the new upstream nodejs LTS version 4.6.0, fixing bugs
and security issues:

* Nodejs embedded openssl version update
+ upgrade to 1.0.2j (CVE-2016-6304, CVE-2016-2183, CVE-2016-2178,
CVE-2016-6306, CVE-2016-7052)
+ remove support for dynamic 3rd party engine modules
* http: Properly validate for allowable characters in input user data.
This introduces a new case where throw may occur when configuring HTTP
responses, users should already be adopting try/catch here.
(CVE-2016-5325, bsc#985201)
* tls: properly validate wildcard certificates (CVE-2016-7099, bsc#1001652)
* buffer: Zero-fill excess bytes in new Buffer objects created with

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12:

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-12-2016-1439=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12 (ppc64le x86_64):


- SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12 (noarch):



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