openSUSE Security Update : gajim (openSUSE-2016-29)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to gajim 0.16.5 fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2015-8688: Message interception due to unverified
origin of roster push - Improve security on connexion
and for roster managment (boo#960668)

The following on-security improvements were added :

- Improve MAM implementation.

- Ability for emoticons to be sorted in menu.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=960668

Solution :

Update the affected gajim packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88119 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8688

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