FreeBSD : prosody -- user impersonation vulnerability (50394bc9-c5fa-11e5-96a5-d93b343d1ff7)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

The Prosody team reports :

Adopt key generation algorithm from XEP-0185, to prevent impersonation
attacks (CVE-2016-0756)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88466 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0756

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