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Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:16:06 -0400 (EDT)
From: cve-assign@...re.org
To: hanno@...eck.de
Cc: cve-assign@...re.org, oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: CVE request: ejabberd compression allows cirucumvention of encryption despite starttls_required

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> http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/operators/2014-October/002438.html
> https://github.com/processone/ejabberd/commit/7bdc1151b11d26d33649c5cce2817b74a4f231a8
> 
> Basically these things often work under a more or less
> "trust-on-first-use"-assumption.
> 
> 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.

Use CVE-2014-8760.

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