Vulnerability CVE-2016-5325


Published: 2016-10-10

Description:
CRLF injection vulnerability in the ServerResponse#writeHead function in Node.js 0.10.x before 0.10.47, 0.12.x before 0.12.16, 4.x before 4.6.0, and 6.x before 6.7.0 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary HTTP headers and conduct HTTP response splitting attacks via the reason argument.

Type:

CWE-113

(Improper Neutralization of CRLF Sequences in HTTP Headers ('HTTP Response Splitting'))

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.3/10
2.9/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
None
Affected software
SUSE -> Linux enterprise 
Nodejs -> Node.js 

 References:
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-10/msg00013.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0002.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93483
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:2101
https://github.com/nodejs/node/commit/c0f13e56a20f9bde5a67d873a7f9564487160762
https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/september-2016-security-releases/
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-43

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