Asterisk 11.x < 11.25.2 / 11.6 < 11.6-cert17 / 13.x < 13.17.1 / 14.x < 14.6.1 / 13.13 < 13.13-cert5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (AST-2017-005 - AST-2017-007)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102958

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VPR Score: 5.9


A telephony application running on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its SIP banner, the version of Asterisk running on the remote host is 11.x prior to 11.25.2, 13.x prior to 13.17.1, 14.x prior to 14.6.1, 11.6 prior to 11.6-cert17, or 13.13 prior to 13.13-cert5. It is therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as described in AST-2017-005, AST-2017-006, and AST-2017-007.

Note for AST-2017-005, only 11.4.0 is affected in the 11.x branch.

Also note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Asterisk version 11.25.2 / 13.17.1 / 14.6.1 / 11.6-cert17 / 13.13-cert5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102958

File Name: asterisk_ast_2017_005-007.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2017/09/05

Updated: 2019/11/12

Dependencies: 63202

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-14100

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:digium:asterisk

Required KB Items: asterisk/sip_detected, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14098, CVE-2017-14099, CVE-2017-14100