Fedora 17 : jabberd-2.2.14-4.fc17 (2012-12487)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 61758

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

included patch for 'Vulnerability in XMPP Server Dialback Implementations'

http://xmpp.org/resources/security-notices/server-dialback/

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected jabberd package.

See Also

https://xmpp.org/resources/security-notices/server-dialback/

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=850872

http://www.nessus.org/u?89eaf4e4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 61758

File Name: fedora_2012-12487.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/4/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:jabberd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/22/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3525

BID: 55167

FEDORA: 2012-12487