CVE-2016-2379

Priority
Description
The Mxit protocol uses weak encryption when encrypting user passwords,
which might allow attackers to (1) decrypt hashed passwords by leveraging
knowledge of client registration codes or (2) gain login access by
eavesdropping on login messages and re-using the hashed passwords.
Notes
 mdeslaur> fundamental problem with the Mxit protocol
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
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Updated: 2019-01-14 21:18:53 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)