CVE-2016-10376

NameCVE-2016-10376
DescriptionGajim through 0.16.7 unconditionally implements the "XEP-0146: Remote Controlling Clients" extension. This can be abused by malicious XMPP servers to, for example, extract plaintext from OTR encrypted sessions.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-967-1, DSA-3943-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs863445

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gajim (PTS)wheezy0.15.1-4.1+deb7u2vulnerable
wheezy (security)0.15.1-4.1+deb7u3fixed
jessie0.16-1+deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)0.16-1+deb8u2fixed
stretch0.16.6-1.1fixed
buster, sid0.16.8-5fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gajimsource(unstable)0.16.6-1.1low863445
gajimsourcejessie0.16-1+deb8u2lowDSA-3943-1
gajimsourcewheezy0.15.1-4.1+deb7u3lowDLA-967-1

Notes

https://dev.gajim.org/gajim/gajim/commit/cb65cfc5aed9efe05208ebbb7fb2d41fcf7253cc
https://dev.gajim.org/gajim/gajim/issues/8378

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