openSUSE Security Update : gajim (openSUSE-2017-665)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for gajim fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-10376: XEP-0146 extension can be abused by
malicious XMPP servers (boo#1041163).

- Update to version 0.16.7 :

- Better compatibility with XEP-0191: Blocking Command.

- Gajim now depends on python-gnupg for PGP encryption.

- Remove usage of demandimport.

- Many minor bugfixes.

- Move python-farstream-0_1 to Suggests.

- Correct the licence to GPL-3.0.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1041163

Solution :

Update the affected gajim packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100710 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-10376

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