Debian LTS: DLA-2260-1: mcabber security update

    Date 28 Jun 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that there was a "roster push attack" in mcabber, a console-based Jabber (XMPP) client. This is identical to CVE-2015-8688 for gajim.
    
    Package        : mcabber
    Version        : 0.10.2-1+deb8u1
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-9928
    
    
    It was discovered that there was a "roster push attack" in mcabber, a 
    console-based Jabber (XMPP) client. This is identical to CVE-2015-8688
    for gajim.
    
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
    0.10.2-1+deb8u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your mcabber packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
    

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