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Sid 1-33445

Message

PROTOCOL-VOIP Digium Asterisk SIP channel driver denial of service attempt

Summary

The SIP channel driver in Asterisk Open Source 1.4.x before 1.4.17, Business Edition before C.1.0-beta8, AsteriskNOW before beta7, Appliance Developer Kit before Asterisk 1.4 revision 95946, and Appliance s800i 1.0.x before 1.0.3.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a BYE message with an Also (Also transfer) header, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.

Impact

CVSS base score 5.0 CVSS impact score 2.9 CVSS exploitability score 10.0 confidentialityImpact NONE integrityImpact NONE availabilityImpact NONE

CVE-2008-0095:

CVSS base score 5.0

CVSS impact score 2.9

CVSS exploitability score 10.0

Confidentiality Impact NONE

Integrity Impact NONE

Availability Impact PARTIAL

Detailed information

CVE-2008-0095: The SIP channel driver in Asterisk Open Source 1.4.x before 1.4.17, Business Edition before C.1.0-beta8, AsteriskNOW before beta7, Appliance Developer Kit before Asterisk 1.4 revision 95946, and Appliance s800i 1.0.x before 1.0.3.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a BYE message with an Also (Also transfer) header, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.

Affected systems

  • asterisk asteriskappliancedeveloperkit 1.4revision_95945
  • asterisk asteriskbusinessedition c.1.0beta7
  • asterisk asterisknow beta_6
  • asterisk open_source 1.4.16
  • asterisk s800i 1.0.3.3

Ease of attack

CVE-2008-0095:

Access Vector NETWORK

Access Complexity LOW

Authentication NONE

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Upgrade to the latest non-affected version of the software.

Apply the appropriate vendor supplied patches.

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.

Additional References

  • downloads.asterisk.org/pub/security/AST-2008-001.html