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

Low Nessus Plugin ID 100710


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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.


Update the affected gajim packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 100710

File Name: openSUSE-2017-665.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/06/09

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N


Base Score: 4.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gajim, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gajim-lang, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10376