Date: Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:55:07 +1100 From: Michael Samuel <mik@...net.net> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE request: ejabberd compression allows cirucumvention of encryption despite starttls_required Hi, On 14 October 2014 18:21, Hanno Böck <hanno@...eck.de> wrote: > E.g. the client will check the server config on the first connection > and use that settings in the future. > > So there is a scenario where this leads to unintended unencrypted > connections. Ok, I agree - this allows non-broken clients to have an insecure configuration, when the expectation is that they wouldn't. Regards, Michael
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