Bug 891646 (CVE-2012-5976) - CVE-2012-5976 asterisk: Crashes due to large stack allocations when using TCP (AST-2012-014)
Summary: CVE-2012-5976 asterisk: Crashes due to large stack allocations when using TCP...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2012-5976
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 891650 891651
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-01-03 14:19 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:58 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-01-30 07:40:31 UTC


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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2013-01-03 14:19:33 UTC
Multiple stack-based buffer overflow flaws were found in the way Asterisk, the open-source PBX software, processed certain SIP, HTTP and XMPP protocol-based network messages. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause asterisk executable to crash via specially-crafted SIP, HTTP or XMPP protocol messages.

References:
[1] http://downloads.asterisk.org/pub/security/AST-2012-014.html

Upstream patches:
[2] http://downloads.asterisk.org/pub/security/AST-2012-014-1.8.11.diff
[3] http://downloads.asterisk.org/pub/security/AST-2012-014-1.8.diff
[4] http://downloads.asterisk.org/pub/security/AST-2012-014-10.diff
[5] http://downloads.asterisk.org/pub/security/AST-2012-014-11.diff
[6] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=697230

Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-01-03 14:31:39 UTC
This issue affects the versions of the asterisk package, as shipped with Fedora release of 16 and 17. Please schedule an update.

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This issue affects the version of the asterisk package, as shipped with Fedora EPEL 6. Please schedule an update.

Comment 2 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-01-03 14:33:23 UTC
Created asterisk tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 891650]
Affects: epel-6 [bug 891651]

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-01-30 00:32:47 UTC
asterisk-11.2.0-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-01-30 00:36:30 UTC
asterisk-10.12.0-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-01-30 00:55:09 UTC
asterisk-1.8.20.0-1.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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