Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201707-14 ] Gajim
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Gajim: Information disclosure (GLSA 201707-14)
A vulnerability in Gajim might allow remote attackers to intercept
Gajim is a Jabber/XMPP client which uses GTK+.
Vulnerable: < 0.16.6-r1
Unaffected: >= 0.16.6-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Gajim unconditionally implements the “XEP-0146: Remote Controlling
Remote attackers, by enticing a user to connect to a malicious XMPP
server, could extract plaintext from Off The Record (OTR) encrypted
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Gajim users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-im/gajim-0.16.6-r1"