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Node.js fixes denial of service bug


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.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:39