GLSA-201405-05 : Asterisk: Denial of Service

High Nessus Plugin ID 73861


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201405-05 (Asterisk: Denial of Service)

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

A remote attacker could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition.
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-11.8.1' All Asterisk 1.8.* users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/asterisk-'

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73861

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201405-05.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/05/05

Modified: 2017/10/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2286, CVE-2014-2287, CVE-2014-2288, CVE-2014-2289

BID: 66093, 66094, 66096, 66104

OSVDB: 104324, 104325, 104326, 104327

GLSA: 201405-05