Fedora 8 : asterisk-1.4.21.2-1.fc8 (2008-6676)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to 1.4.21.2 to fix CVE-2008-3263 / AST-2008-010 and
CVE-2008-3264 / AST-2008-011. AST-2008-010: Asterisk IAX 'POKE'
resource exhaustion -
http://downloads.digium.com/pub/security/AST-2008-010.html
AST-2008-011: Traffic amplification in IAX2 firmware provisioning
system - http://downloads.digium.com/pub/security/AST-2008-011.html

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://downloads.digium.com/pub/security/AST-2008-010.html
http://downloads.digium.com/pub/security/AST-2008-011.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?36e87fce

Solution :

Update the affected asterisk package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 33569 (fedora_2008-6676.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3263
CVE-2008-3264

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