Ubuntu 9.10 / 10.04 LTS / 10.10 : telepathy-gabble vulnerability (USN-1067-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

It was discovered that Gabble did not verify the from field of google
jingleinfo updates. This could allow a remote attacker to perform man
in the middle attacks (MITM) on streamed media.

Solution :

Update the affected telepathy-gabble and / or telepathy-gabble-dbg

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 52023 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1000