FreeBSD : node, iojs, and v8 -- denial of service (864e6f75-2372-11e5-86ff-14dae9d210b8)

2015-07-06T00:00:00
ID FREEBSD_PKG_864E6F75237211E586FF14DAE9D210B8.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2018 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2020-05-02T00:00:00

Description

node reports :

This release of Node.js fixes a bug that triggers an out-of-band write in V8

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from the FreeBSD VuXML database :
#
# Copyright 2003-2018 Jacques Vidrine and contributors
#
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#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(84524);
  script_version("2.6");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/12/19 13:21:18");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2015-5380");

  script_name(english:"FreeBSD : node, iojs, and v8 -- denial of service (864e6f75-2372-11e5-86ff-14dae9d210b8)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks for updated packages in pkg_info output");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:
"The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"node reports :

This release of Node.js fixes a bug that triggers an out-of-band write
in V8's utf-8 decoder. This bug impacts all Buffer to String
conversions. This is an important security update as this bug can be
used to cause a denial of service attack."
  );
  # http://blog.nodejs.org/2015/07/03/node-v0-12-6-stable/
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://nodejs.org/en/blog/release/v0.12.6/"
  );
  # https://github.com/joyent/node/commit/78b0e30954111cfaba0edbeee85450d8cbc6fdf6
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?5294b12d"
  );
  # https://github.com/nodejs/io.js/commit/030f8045c706a8c3925ec7cb3184fdfae4ba8676
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?6146c0d5"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://codereview.chromium.org/1226493003"
  );
  # https://vuxml.freebsd.org/freebsd/864e6f75-2372-11e5-86ff-14dae9d210b8.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?c788021f"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Update the affected packages.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:iojs");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:node");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:node-devel");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:v8");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:v8-devel");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2015/07/03");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2015/07/06");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2015/07/06");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2018 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  script_family(english:"FreeBSD Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/FreeBSD/release", "Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("freebsd_package.inc");


if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/FreeBSD/release")) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "FreeBSD");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);


flag = 0;

if (pkg_test(save_report:TRUE, pkg:"node<0.12.6")) flag++;
if (pkg_test(save_report:TRUE, pkg:"node-devel<0.12.6")) flag++;
if (pkg_test(save_report:TRUE, pkg:"iojs<2.3.3")) flag++;
if (pkg_test(save_report:TRUE, pkg:"v8<=3.18.5")) flag++;
if (pkg_test(save_report:TRUE, pkg:"v8-devel<=3.27.7_2")) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:pkg_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else audit(AUDIT_HOST_NOT, "affected");