Error Handling

Affecting node package, versions [4.0.0,4.8.7) || [6.0.0,6.12.2) || [8.0.0,8.9.3) || [9.0.0,9.2.1)

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Overview

node is a JavaScript runtime built on Chrome's V8 JavaScript engine.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Error Handling. When using the TLS or HTTP2 modules, an attacker could send application data in a way that bypassed TLS authentication and encryption.

Remediation

Upgrade node to version 4.8.7, 6.12.2, 8.9.3, 9.2.1 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

9.1
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    None
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N
Credit
Matt Caswell
CVE
CVE-2017-15896
CWE
CWE-388
Snyk ID
SNYK-UPSTREAM-NODE-72339
Disclosed
07 Dec, 2017
Published
20 Jan, 2019