This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: YesDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication process.
The vulnerability exists due to an error in Admin Console when processing authentication requests. A remote attacker can bypass authentication process and gain unauthorized access to the application.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Openfire: 4.0.0 - 4.7.4CPE2.3
Q & A
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?