Node Weekly
December 3, 2015  #115
Rod Vagg
Last week we mentioned a DoS vulnerability affecting Node 0.12, 4.x and 5.x, but due to pending OpenSSL updates, fixed versions are now coming tomorrow (Friday, December 4th).

Craig Kerstiens
Postgres isn’t the default database choice for many Node developers, but if you’re looking for a reason to try Node and Postgres together, MassiveJS provides a compelling route.

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Stefan Thies
A quick look at monitoring garbage collection, memory use, the event loop, and processes when using cluster mode.

Install NodeAdmin, pass your Express app’s object to it, then simply navigate to /nodeadmin on your app.

Robin Ricard
Lambda lets you run JavaScript code in the cloud without a server. It doesn’t currently run a Node recent enough to use ES6 properly but there are ways to get around this.

Michel Weststrate
TypeScript now follows the npm rules for module resolution so it’s easier than ever to distribute strongly-typed npm packages to others.


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