Node.js Denial-of-Service Vulnerability-02 (Mac OS X)

2018-07-10T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310813476
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2019-07-05T00:00:00

Description

The host is installed with Node.js and is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Node.js Denial-of-Service Vulnerability-02 (Mac OS X)
#
# Authors:
# Shakeel <bshakeel@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

CPE = "cpe:/a:nodejs:node.js";

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.813476");
  script_version("2019-07-05T10:16:38+0000");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2018-1000168");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2019-07-05 10:16:38 +0000 (Fri, 05 Jul 2019)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2018-07-10 11:25:10 +0530 (Tue, 10 Jul 2018)");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"executable_version");
  script_name("Node.js Denial-of-Service Vulnerability-02 (Mac OS X)");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The host is installed with Node.js and is
  prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.");

  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaw exists due to an uninitialized
  read (and a subsequent segfault) error on receiving a malformed ALTSVC frame.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow remote
  attackers to conduct denial of service attack.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Node.js versions 8.4.x and higher prior to
  8.11.3, 9.x prior to 9.11.2 and 10.x prior to 10.4.1");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to Node.js version 8.11.3 or 9.11.2
  or 10.4.1 or later. Please see the references for more information.");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/june-2018-security-releases/");

  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family("Denial of Service");
  script_dependencies("gb_nodejs_detect_macosx.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Nodejs/MacOSX/Ver");
  exit(0);
}

include("host_details.inc");
include("version_func.inc");

if( isnull( appPort = get_app_port( cpe:CPE ) ) ) exit( 0 );
if( ! infos = get_app_version_and_location( cpe:CPE, port:appPort, exit_no_version:TRUE ) ) exit( 0 );
nodejsVer = infos['version'];
appPath = infos['location'];

if(version_in_range(version:nodejsVer, test_version:"8.4.0", test_version2:"8.11.2")){
  fix = "8.11.3";
}

else if(version_in_range(version:nodejsVer, test_version:"9.0", test_version2:"9.11.1")){
  fix = "9.11.2";
}

else if(version_in_range(version:nodejsVer, test_version:"10.0", test_version2:"10.4.0")){
  fix = "10.4.1";
}

if(fix)
{
  report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version:nodejsVer, fixed_version:fix, install_path:appPath);
  security_message(port:appPort, data:report);
  exit(0);
}
exit(0);