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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-8760

ejabberd before 2.1.13 does not enforce the starttls_required setting when compression is used, which causes clients to establish connections without encryption.
Publish Date : 2014-10-25 Last Update Date : 2015-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 310

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-8760

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Process-one Ejabberd * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Process-one Ejabberd 1

- References For CVE-2014-8760

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70415
BID 70415 ejabberd 'starttls_required' Encryption Security Weakness Release Date:2014-10-28
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1153839
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2014:207
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2014:207
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q4/312
MLIST [oss-security] 20141013 CVE request: ejabberd compression allows cirucumvention of encryption despite starttls_required
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0417.html CONFIRM
http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/operators/2014-October/002438.html
MLIST [Operators] 20141013 ejabberd: compression allows circumvention of encryption
https://github.com/processone/ejabberd/commit/7bdc1151b CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:175
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2015:175

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-8760

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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