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openSUSE-SU-2018:1209-1: moderate: Security update for nodejs6
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for nodejs6

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:1209-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1087453 #1087459 #1087463
Cross-References: CVE-2018-7158 CVE-2018-7159 CVE-2018-7160

Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.3

An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for nodejs6 fixes the following issues:

- Fix some node-gyp permissions

- New upstream LTS release 6.14.1:
* Security fixes:
+ CVE-2018-7160: Fix for inspector DNS rebinding vulnerability
+ CVE-2018-7158: Fix for 'path' module regular expression denial of
service (bsc#1087459)
+ CVE-2018-7159: Reject spaces in HTTP Content-Length header values

- New upstream LTS release 6.13.1:
* http,tls: better support for IPv6 addresses
* console: added console.count() and console.clear()
* crypto:
+ expose ECDH class
+ added cypto.randomFill() and crypto.randomFillSync()
+ warn on invalid authentication tag length
* deps: upgrade libuv to 1.16.1
* dgram: added socket.setMulticastInterface()
* http: add agent.keepSocketAlive and agent.reuseSocket as to allow
overridable keep-alive behavior of Agent
* lib: return this from net.Socket.end()
* module: add builtinModules api that provides list of all builtin
modules in Node
* net: return this from getConnections()
* promises: more robust stringification for unhandled rejections
* repl: improve require() autocompletion
* src:
+ add openssl-system-ca-path configure option
+ add --use-bundled-ca --use-openssl-ca check
+ add process.ppid
* tls: accept lookup option for tls.connect()
* tools,build: a new macOS installer!
* url: WHATWG URL api support
* util: add %i and %f formatting specifiers
- remove any old manpage files in %pre from before update-alternatives
were used to manage symlinks to these manpages.

- Add Recommends and BuildRequire on python2 for npm. node-gyp requires
this old version of python for now. This is only needed for binary

- even on recent codestreams there is no binutils gold on s390
only on s390x

- New upstream LTS release 6.12.3:
* v8: profiler-related fixes
* mostly documentation and test related changes

- Enable CI tests in %check target

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended
installation methods
like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-444=1

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (noarch):



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