Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : asterisk (MDVSA-2015:018)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated asterisk packages fix security vulnerability :

Double free vulnerability in the WebSocket Server (res_http_websocket
module) in Asterisk Open Source 11.x before 11.14.2 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) by sending a zero
length frame after a non-zero length frame (CVE-2014-9374).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0010.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80437 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71607

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9374

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