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CVE-2017-16030 Detail

Description

Useragent is used to parse useragent headers. It uses several regular expressions to accomplish this. An attacker could edit their own headers, creating an arbitrarily long useragent string, causing the event loop and server to block. This affects Useragent 2.1.12 and earlier.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/04/2018

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https://nodesecurity.io/advisories/312

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-16030
NVD Published Date:
06/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/04/2018