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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201203-21
(Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Two vulnerabilities have been found in Asterisk:
The 'milliwatt_generate()' function in app_milliwatt.c is vulnerable
to a stack overrun (AST-2012-002).
The 'ast_parse_digest()' function in utils.c is vulnerable to a
stack-based buffer overflow (AST-2012-003).
A remote unauthenticated attacker could execute arbitrary code or cause
a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Asterisk users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/asterisk-220.127.116.11'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59613 ()
Bugtraq ID: 52523
CVE ID: CVE-2012-1183CVE-2012-1184
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