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Node.js fixes denial of service bug

2015/07/04

Softpedia - (International) Developers released an update for Node.js addressing a bug affecting all Buffer to Strings conversions in which a triggered out-of-band write in Google Chrome's JavaScript runtime V8 engine UTF-8 decoder could lead to a denial of service (DoS) condition.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/node-js-fixes-denial-of-service-bug-486019.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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