CVE-2016-9928

Published: 06 February 2020

MCabber before 1.0.4 is vulnerable to roster push attacks, which allows remote attackers to intercept communications, or add themselves as an entity on a 3rd party's roster as another user, which will also garner associated privileges, via crafted XMPP packets.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.4

Status

Package Release Status
mcabber
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Not vulnerable
(1.0.4-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(1.0.4-1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(1.0.4-1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (0.10.2-1+deb8u1build0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needed)