CVE-2017-16137

NameCVE-2017-16137
DescriptionThe debug module is vulnerable to regular expression denial of service when untrusted user input is passed into the o formatter. It takes around 50k characters to block for 2 seconds making this a low severity issue.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
node-debug (PTS)jessie2.1.0+dfsg-1vulnerable
stretch2.5.1-1vulnerable
buster, sid3.1.0-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
node-debugsource(unstable)3.1.0-1unimportant

Notes

https://nodesecurity.io/advisories/534
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