Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2016-0046

Published: 2016-02-08 17:55:20
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

Technical Details:
Gajim before 0.16.5 doesn't verify the origin of roster pushes thus allowing third parties to modify the roster via a man-in-the-middle attack (CVE-2015-8688).

Recommendations:
Update the affected Linux Distribution Packages to the latest available version.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0046

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-8688

References:

https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2016-0046.html

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.8

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