Fedora 27 : asterisk (2017-66e9367f7e)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105895


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to upstream 14.7.4 release to address AST-2017-012 security issue


Update to upstream 14.7.3 release for security alert AST-2017-013


Update to upstream 14.7.2 release for bug fixes

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Update the affected asterisk package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105895

File Name: fedora_2017-66e9367f7e.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/01/15

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:asterisk, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/04/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7551, CVE-2017-17090