GLSA-201401-15 : Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 72054


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201401-15 (Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Asterisk. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, or obtain sensitive information.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Asterisk 11.* users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/asterisk-11.7.0' All Asterisk 1.8.* users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/asterisk-'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 72054

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201401-15.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 2014/01/21

Updated: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:asterisk, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2014/01/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5976, CVE-2012-5977, CVE-2013-2264, CVE-2013-2685, CVE-2013-2686, CVE-2013-5641, CVE-2013-5642, CVE-2013-7100

GLSA: 201401-15