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FreeBSD: VID-B71D7193-3C54-11E9-A3F9-00155D006B02 (CVE-2019-5739): Node.js -- multiple vulnerabilities

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FreeBSD: VID-B71D7193-3C54-11E9-A3F9-00155D006B02 (CVE-2019-5739): Node.js -- multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/28/2019
Created
03/19/2019
Added
03/03/2019
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Keep-alive HTTP and HTTPS connections can remain open and inactive for up to 2 minutes in Node.js 6.16.0 and earlier. Node.js 8.0.0 introduced a dedicated server.keepAliveTimeout which defaults to 5 seconds. The behavior in Node.js 6.16.0 and earlier is a potential Denial of Service (DoS) attack vector. Node.js 6.17.0 introduces server.keepAliveTimeout and the 5-second default.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-node
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-node10
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-node6
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-node8

References

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-node
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-node10
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-node6
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-node8

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