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Debian: Security Advisory for prosody-modules (DSA-4612-1)

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

2 years ago

Modified

Modified

2 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update for the 'prosody-modules' package(s) announced via the DSA-4612-1 advisory.

Insight

Insight

It was discovered that the LDAP authentication modules for the Prosody Jabber/XMPP server incorrectly validated the XMPP address when checking whether a user has admin access.

Affected Software

Affected Software

'prosody-modules' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Detection Method

Detection Method

Checks if a vulnerable package version is present on the target host.

Solution

Solution

For the oldstable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 0.0~hg20170123.3ed504b944e5+dfsg-1+deb9u1. For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 0.0~hg20190203.b54e98d5c4a1+dfsg-1+deb10u1. We recommend that you upgrade your prosody-modules packages.

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