Rule Category

PROTOCOL-VOIP -- Snort has detected traffic that may indicate the presence of the VOIP protocol or vulnerabilities in the VOIP protocol on the network.

Alert Message

PROTOCOL-VOIP Digium Asterisk RTP comfort noise denial of service attempt

Rule Explanation

rtp.c in Asterisk Open Source 1.2.x before 1.2.37, 1.4.x before 1.4.27.1, 1.6.0.x before 1.6.0.19, and 1.6.1.x before 1.6.1.11; Business Edition B.x.x before B.2.5.13, C.2.x.x before C.2.4.6, and C.3.x.x before C.3.2.3; and s800i 1.3.x before 1.3.0.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via an RTP comfort noise payload with a long data length. Impact: CVSS base score 5.0 CVSS impact score 2.9 CVSS exploitability score 10.0 confidentialityImpact NONE integrityImpact NONE availabilityImpact NONE Details: Ease of Attack:

What To Look For

Known Usage

No public information

False Positives

No known false positives

Contributors

Talos research team. This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology. For more information see [nvd].

MITRE ATT&CK Framework

Tactic:

Technique:

For reference, see the MITRE ATT&CK vulnerability types here: https://attack.mitre.org

CVE

CVE Additional Information

CVE-2009-4055
rtp.c in Asterisk Open Source 1.2.x before 1.2.37, 1.4.x before 1.4.27.1, 1.6.0.x before 1.6.0.19, and 1.6.1.x before 1.6.1.11; Business Edition B.x.x before B.2.5.13, C.2.x.x before C.2.4.6, and C.3.x.x before C.3.2.3; and s800i 1.3.x before 1.3.0.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via an RTP comfort noise payload with a long data length.
Details
SeverityMEDIUM Base Score5.0
Impact Score2.9 Exploit Score10.0
Confidentiality ImpactNONE Integrity ImpactNONE
Availability ImpactPARTIAL Access Vector
AuthenticationNONE Ease of Access