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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844579
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu: Security Advisory for mcabber (USN-4506-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'mcabber'; package(s) announced via the USN-4506-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'mcabber'
package(s) announced via the USN-4506-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
It was discovered that MCabber does not properly manage roster pushes. An
attacker could possibly use this issue to remotely perform
man-in-the-middle attacks. (CVE-2016-9928).

Affected Software/OS:
'mcabber' package(s) on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
5.8

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-9928
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/11/2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/09/29
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94862
https://gultsch.de/gajim_roster_push_and_message_interception.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/06/msg00031.html
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4506-1/
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