Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ejabberd (MDVSA-2014:207)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 78686


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Updated ejabberd packages fix security vulnerability :

A flaw was discovered in ejabberd that allows clients to connect with an unencrypted connection even if starttls_required is set (CVE-2014-8760).


Update the affected ejabberd, ejabberd-devel and / or ejabberd-doc packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 78686

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-207.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/10/27

Modified: 2014/10/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ejabberd, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ejabberd-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ejabberd-doc, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8760

BID: 70415

MDVSA: 2014:207