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CVE-2018-12121 Detail

Description

Node.js: All versions prior to Node.js 6.15.0, 8.14.0, 10.14.0 and 11.3.0: Denial of Service with large HTTP headers: By using a combination of many requests with maximum sized headers (almost 80 KB per connection), and carefully timed completion of the headers, it is possible to cause the HTTP server to abort from heap allocation failure. Attack potential is mitigated by the use of a load balancer or other proxy layer.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/28/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106043
https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/november-2018-security-releases/

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-12121
NVD Published Date:
11/28/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/30/2018