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Alma Linux: CVE-2023-30581: Moderate: nodejs:18 security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2023-30581: Moderate: nodejs:18 security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/31/2023
Created
08/03/2023
Added
08/03/2023
Modified
07/12/2024

Description

The use of __proto__ in process.mainModule.__proto__.require() can bypass the policy mechanism and require modules outside of the policy.json definition. This vulnerability affects all users using the experimental policy mechanism in all active release lines: v16, v18 and, v20. Please note that at the time this CVE was issued, the policy is an experimental feature of Node.js

Solution(s)

  • alma-upgrade-nodejs
  • alma-upgrade-nodejs-devel
  • alma-upgrade-nodejs-docs
  • alma-upgrade-nodejs-full-i18n
  • alma-upgrade-nodejs-libs
  • alma-upgrade-nodejs-nodemon
  • alma-upgrade-nodejs-packaging
  • alma-upgrade-nodejs-packaging-bundler
  • alma-upgrade-npm

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