Once in a while we do need to know how to update all the application dependencies to latest versions within the Node JS app. Below are a couple of solutions that will guide you for this process.
npm-check-updates is a utility that automatically adjusts a package.json with the latest version of all dependencies
npm i -g npm-check-updates ncu -u npm install
A slightly less intrusive (avoids a global install) way of doing this if you have a modern version of
npx npm-check-updates -u npm install