FreeBSD : jabberd -- authentication bypass vulnerability (76d80b33-7211-11e7-998a-08606e47f965)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102010


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


SecurityFocus reports :

JabberD is prone to an authentication-bypass vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this issue to bypass the authentication mechanism and perform unauthorized actions. This may lead to further attacks.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102010

File Name: freebsd_pkg_76d80b33721111e7998a08606e47f965.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/07/27

Modified: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:jabberd, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/07/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10807