Node v0.8.17 (Stable)

Thu, 10 Jan 2013 01:06:36 UTC - release

This release addresses a potential security vulnerability.

If you do not use TypedArrays, then you're fine (but should still upgrade for other reasons, like better performance and npm peerDependencies.)

If you use TypedArrays, you should upgrade to v0.8.17 as soon as possible. If user input can affect the size parameter in a TypedArray, an integer overflow vulnerability could allow an attacker to write to areas of memory outside the intended buffer. Please upgrade ASAP.

2013.01.09, Version 0.8.17 (Stable)

  • npm: Upgrade to v1.2.0

    • peerDependencies (Domenic Denicola)
    • node-gyp v0.8.2 (Nathan Rajlich)
    • Faster installs from github user/project shorthands (Nathan Zadoks)
  • typed arrays: fix 32 bit size/index overflow (Ben Noordhuis)

  • http: Improve performance of single-packet responses (Ben Noordhuis)

  • install: fix openbsd man page location (Ben Noordhuis)

  • http: bubble up parser errors to ClientRequest (Brian White)

Source Code: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/node-v0.8.17.tar.gz

Macintosh Installer (Universal): http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/node-v0.8.17.pkg

Windows Installer: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/node-v0.8.17-x86.msi

Windows x64 Installer: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/x64/node-v0.8.17-x64.msi

Windows x64 Files: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/x64/

Linux 32-bit Binary: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/node-v0.8.17-linux-x86.tar.gz

Linux 64-bit Binary: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/node-v0.8.17-linux-x64.tar.gz

Solaris 32-bit Binary: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/node-v0.8.17-sunos-x86.tar.gz

Solaris 64-bit Binary: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/node-v0.8.17-sunos-x64.tar.gz

Other release files: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.8.17/

Website: http://nodejs.org/docs/v0.8.17/

Documentation: http://nodejs.org/docs/v0.8.17/api/

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