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CVE-2013-4450

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2013-10-18
Bugzilla: 1021170: CVE-2013-4450 NodeJS: HTTP Pipelining DoS

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The HTTP server in Node.js 0.10.x before 0.10.21 and 0.8.x before 0.8.26 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) by sending a large number of pipelined requests without reading the response.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4450 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Software Collections for RHEL 6 Server (nodejs010-nodejs) RHSA-2013:1842 December 16, 2013

External References

http://blog.nodejs.org/2013/10/18/node-v0-10-21-stable/

http://blog.nodejs.org/2013/10/18/node-v0-8-26-maintenance/

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