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CVE-2015-8851 Detail

Current Description

node-uuid before 1.4.4 uses insufficiently random data to create a GUID, which could make it easier for attackers to have unspecified impact via brute force guessing.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/04/13/8 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1327056 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/broofa/node-uuid/commit/672f3834ed02c798aa021c618d0a5666c8da000d Patch
https://nodesecurity.io/advisories/93 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-331 Insufficient Entropy NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:node-uuid_project:node-uuid:*:*:*:*:*:node.js:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.4.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-8851
NVD Published Date:
01/30/2020
NVD Last Modified:
02/05/2020