openSUSE 10 Security Update : asterisk (asterisk-3977)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27158


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes multiple bugs in asterisk that allowed remote attackers to crash the asterisk server or even execute arbitrary code (CVE-2007-3762, CVE-2007-3763, CVE-2007-3764).


Update the affected asterisk package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27158

File Name: suse_asterisk-3977.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:asterisk, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3762, CVE-2007-3763, CVE-2007-3764