Ubuntu 12.04 LTS : libotr vulnerabilities (USN-2091-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update disables the OTR v1 protocol to prevent protocol downgrade
attacks.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected libotr2 package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72230 ()

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