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openSUSE-SU-2017:0527-1: moderate: Security update for nodejs
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for nodejs

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:0527-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1009528 #1022085 #1022086
Cross-References: CVE-2016-7055 CVE-2017-3731 CVE-2017-3732

Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.1

An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.


nodejs was updated to LTS release 4.7.3 to fix the following issues:

* deps: upgrade embedded openssl sources to 1.0.2k (CVE-2017-3731,
CVE-2017-3732, CVE-2016-7055, boo#1022085, boo#1022086, boo#1009528)

Changes in LTS release 4.7.1:
* build: shared library support is now working for AIX builds
* repl: passing options to the repl will no longer overwrite defaults
* timers: recanceling a cancelled timers will no longer throw

Changes in LTS release 4.7.0:
* build: introduce the configure --shared option for embedders
* debugger: make listen address configurable in debugger server
* dgram: generalized send queue to handle close, fixing a potential
throw when dgram socket is closed in the listening event handler
* http: introduce the 451 status code "Unavailable For Legal Reasons"
* gtest: the test reporter now outputs tap comments as yamlish
* tls: introduce secureContext for tls.connect (useful for caching
client certificates, key, and CA certificates)
* tls: fix memory leak when writing data to TLSWrap instance during
* src: node no longer aborts when c-ares initialization fails

Changes in LTS release 4.6.2:
* build: it is now possible to build the documentation from the release
* buffer: Buffer.alloc() will no longer incorrectly return a zero filled
buffer when an encoding is passed
* deps/npm: upgrade npm in LTS to 2.15.11
* repl: enable tab completion for global properties
* url: url.format() will now encode all "#" in search

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE Leap 42.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-284=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (noarch):



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