Fedora 8 : asterisk-1.4.21.2-1.fc8 (2008-6676)

High Nessus Plugin ID 33569

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to 1.4.21.2 to fix CVE-2008-3263 / AST-2008-010 and CVE-2008-3264 / AST-2008-011. AST-2008-010: Asterisk IAX 'POKE' resource exhaustion - http://downloads.digium.com/pub/security/AST-2008-010.html AST-2008-011: Traffic amplification in IAX2 firmware provisioning system - http://downloads.digium.com/pub/security/AST-2008-011.html

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected asterisk package.

See Also

https://downloads.digium.com/pub/security/AST-2008-010.html

https://downloads.digium.com/pub/security/AST-2008-011.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?36e87fce

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33569

File Name: fedora_2008-6676.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/07/24

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:asterisk, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3263, CVE-2008-3264

FEDORA: 2008-6676

CWE: 287, 399