RHSA-2015:1545 - Security Advisory
Important: node.js security update
Security Advisory: Important
Updated node.js packages that fix one security issue are now available for
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 2.1.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Important security
impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the
OpenShift Enterprise by Red Hat is the company's cloud computing
Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solution designed for on-premise or private
Node.js is a software development platform for building fast and scalable
A flaw was found in the way SSL 3.0 handled padding bytes when decrypting
messages encrypted using block ciphers in cipher block chaining (CBC) mode.
This flaw allows a man-in-the-middle (MITM) attacker to decrypt a selected
byte of a cipher text in as few as 256 tries if they are able to force a
victim application to repeatedly send the same data over newly created SSL
3.0 connections. (CVE-2014-3566)
All OpenShift Enterprise users are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which correct this issue.
Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.
For details on how to apply this update, refer to:
- Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Application Node 2.1 x86_64
- BZ - 1152789 - CVE-2014-3566 SSL/TLS: Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption attack
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Application Node 2.1