Asterisk SCCP (Skinny) channel driver denial of service
|asterisk-scd-dos (75937)||Medium Risk|
Asterisk is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a Null-pointer dereference in the SCCP (Skinny) channel driver. By closing a connection to the Asterisk server in certain call states, a remote attacker with a valid SCCP ID could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to crash.
Denial of Service
Refer to AST-2012-008 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- AST-2012-008: Skinny Channel Driver Remote Crash Vulnerability.
- BID-53723: Asterisk SCCP Skinny Channel Driver Denial Of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2012-2948: chan_skinny.c in the Skinny (aka SCCP) channel driver in Certified Asterisk 1.8.11-cert before 1.8.11-cert2 and Asterisk Open Source 1.8.x before 126.96.36.199 and 10.x before 10.4.1 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and daemon crash) by closing a connection in off-hook mode.
- DSA-2493: asterisk -- denial of service
- OSVDB ID: 82451: Asterisk channels/chan_skinny.c SCCP (Skinny) Channel Driver Client Connection Termination Handling Remote DoS
- SA49303: Asterisk Two Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
- Digium Asterisk 1.8
- Digium Asterisk 10
May 29, 2012
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