GLSA-201401-15 : Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201401-15
(Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Asterisk. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of
the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, or obtain sensitive
information.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201401-15.xml

Solution :

All Asterisk 11.* users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/asterisk-11.7.0'
All Asterisk 1.8.* users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/asterisk-1.8.25.0'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72054 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5976
CVE-2012-5977
CVE-2013-2264
CVE-2013-2685
CVE-2013-2686
CVE-2013-5641
CVE-2013-5642
CVE-2013-7100