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Vulnerability of Node.js subtext: denial of service via maxBytes

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via maxBytes of Node.js subtext, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable products: Nodejs Modules ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 17/09/2019.
Références of this bulletin: NPM-1168, VIGILANCE-VUL-30354.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via maxBytes of Node.js subtext, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This computer threat alert impacts software or systems such as Nodejs Modules ~ not comprehensive.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness announce is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

Node.js subtext: version 6.1.2.
The version 6.1.2 is fixed:
  https://www.npmjs.com/package/subtext
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