Intrusion Prevention

Digium.Asterisk.CDR.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in the CDR engine of Digium Asterisk.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted SIP request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted SIP request.

Affected Products

Digium Asterisk Open Source 14.x prior to 14.3.1
Digium Asterisk Open Source 13.x prior to 13.14.1
Digium Certified Asterisk 13.13 prior to 13.13-cert3

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
http://downloads.asterisk.org/pub/security/AST-2017-001.html

CVE References

CVE-2017-16671 CVE-2017-7617