[SECURITY] [DSA 2605-1] asterisk security update

2013-01-13T20:37:09
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2605-1:42394
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2013-01-13T20:37:09

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2605-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Thijs Kinkhorst January 13, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : asterisk Vulnerability : several issues Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2012-5976 CVE-2012-5977 Debian Bug : 697230

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Asterisk, a PBX and telephony toolkit, that allow remote attackers to perform denial of service attacks.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 1:1.6.2.9-2+squeeze9.

For the testing distribution (wheezy) and unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your asterisk packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org