Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : asterisk (MDVSA-2013:300)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in asterisk :

Buffer overflow in the unpacksms16 function in apps/app_sms.c in
Asterisk Open Source 1.8.x before, 10.x before 10.12.4, and
11.x before 11.6.1; Asterisk with Digiumphones 10.x-digiumphones
before 10.12.4-digiumphones; and Certified Asterisk 1.8.x before
1.8.15-cert4 and 11.x before 11.2-cert3 allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a 16-bit SMS message

The updated packages has been upgraded to the 11.7.0 version which
resolves various upstream bugs and is not vulnerable to this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71607 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64364

CVE ID: CVE-2013-7100

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