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Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 881-1] ejabberd security update)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

5.0

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

4 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

It was found that ejabberd does not enforce the starttls_required setting when compression is used, which causes clients to establish connections without encryption.

Affected Software

Affected Software

ejabberd on Debian Linux

Detection Method

Detection Method

This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.

Solution

Solution

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', this problem has been fixed in version 2.1.10-4+deb7u2. This update also disables the insecure SSLv3. We recommend that you upgrade your ejabberd packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)