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[DSA1126] DSA-1126-1 asterisk Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A problem has been discovered in the IAX2 channel driver of Asterisk,
an Open Source Private Branch Exchange and telephony toolkit, which
may allow a remote attacker to cause a crash of the Asterisk server.
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your asterisk packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1126
Threat Level: High
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