Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : asterisk (MDVSA-2013:223)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69540
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated asterisk packages fix security vulnerabilities :
A remotely exploitable crash vulnerability exists in the SIP channel driver if an ACK with SDP is received after the channel has been terminated. The handling code incorrectly assumes that the channel will always be present (CVE-2013-5641).
A remotely exploitable crash vulnerability exists in the SIP channel driver if an invalid SDP is sent in a SIP request that defines media descriptions before connection information. The handling code incorrectly attempts to reference the socket address information even though that information has not yet been set (CVE-2013-5642).
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.