GLSA-201710-29 : Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 104230


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201710-29 (Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code, cause a denial of service condition, or cause an unauthorized data disclosure by enticing a user to run malicious code.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Asterisk users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/asterisk-13.17.2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 104230

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201710-29.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Published: 2017/10/30

Updated: 2018/06/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:asterisk, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/10/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14098, CVE-2017-14099, CVE-2017-14100, CVE-2017-14603

GLSA: 201710-29