CVE-2016-5325

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2016-06-13
Bugzilla:
1346910: CVE-2016-5325 nodejs: reason argument in ServerResponse#writeHead() not properly validated
It was found that the reason argument in ServerResponse#writeHead() was not properly validated. A remote attacker could possibly use this flaw to conduct an HTTP response splitting attack via a specially-crafted HTTP request.

Find out more about CVE-2016-5325 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 4.8
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (rh-nodejs4-nodejs) RHSA-2017:0002 2017-01-02
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (rh-nodejs4-nodejs) RHSA-2017:0002 2017-01-02
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 3.1 (nodejs) RHSA-2016:2101 2016-10-27
Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.2 (nodejs) RHSA-2016:2101 2016-10-27
Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.3 (nodejs) RHSA-2016:2101 2016-10-27

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux nodejs010-nodejs Will not fix
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 2 nodejs010-nodejs Will not fix
Red Hat Mobile Application Platform On-Premise 4 nodejs Not affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

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