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Date: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:39:48 +1100
From: Michael Samuel <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: ejabberd compression allows
 cirucumvention of encryption despite starttls_required

On 14 October 2014 00:09, Hanno Böck <> wrote:
> I think this deserves a CVE:

If a client is willing to do that, then an attacker can simply force downgrade
the client and connect to the server using TLS. (Assuming client
certificates aren't in use)


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