FreeBSD : asterisk -- Remote crash vulnerability (34ce5817-8d56-11e0-b5a2-6c626dd55a41)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 54951


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


The Asterisk Development Team reports :

If a remote user initiates a SIP call and the recipient picks up, the remote user can reply with a malformed Contact header that Asterisk will improperly handle and cause a crash due to a segmentation fault.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 54951

File Name: freebsd_pkg_34ce58178d5611e0b5a26c626dd55a41.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/06/03

Modified: 2015/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:asterisk18, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2011/06/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/06/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2216