GLSA-201612-50 : Openfire: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201612-50
(Openfire: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Openfire. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could bypass the CSRF protection mechanism, conduct
Cross-Site Scripting attacks, or an authenticated remote attacker could
gain privileges while accessing Openfire’s web interface.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-50

Solution :

All Openfire users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-im/openfire-4.1.0'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96225 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6972
CVE-2015-6973
CVE-2015-7707

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