XMPP Cleartext Authentication

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Synopsis :

The remote host is running a service that allows cleartext

Description :

The remote Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) service
supports one or more authentication mechanisms that allow credentials
to be sent in the clear.

Solution :

Disable cleartext authentication mechanisms in the XMPP configuration.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 87736 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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