This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The version of Asterisk installed on the remote host may be affected
by a denial of service vulnerability.
According to the version in its SIP banner, the version of Asterisk
running on the remote host is potentially affected by a vulnerability
that could allow a remote attacker to crash the server. This issue
could be exploited when the attacker has a valid SCCP (Skinny) ID and
closes a connection when in certain call states. A null pointer is
left behind and can cause the server to crash when the pointer is
Note the fix for AST-2012-008 was incomplete.
See also :
Upgrade to Asterisk 10.5.1 or apply the patches listed in the Asterisk
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : true