February 2020 Security Releases

January 26th, 2020


The Node.js project will release new versions of all supported release lines on or shortly after Tuesday, February 4th, 2020.

One Critical severity and two High severity issues will be fixed. The release also includes stricter HTTP parsing.


All supported versions (10.x, 12.x, and 13.x) of Node.js are vulnerable.

Release timing

Releases will be available at, or shortly after, Tuesday, February 4th, 2020.

Contact and future updates

The current Node.js security policy can be found at Please follow the process outlined in if you wish to report a vulnerability in Node.js.

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