CVE-2008-1333

NameCVE-2008-1333
DescriptionFormat string vulnerability in Asterisk Open Source 1.6.x before 1.6.0-beta6 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via logging messages that are not properly handled by (1) the ast_verbose logging API call, or (2) the astman_append function.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1525-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
asterisk (PTS)squeeze, squeeze (security)1:1.6.2.9-2+squeeze12fixed
wheezy, wheezy (security)1:1.8.13.1~dfsg1-3+deb7u3fixed
stretch, jessie1:11.13.1~dfsg-2fixed
sid1:13.1.0~dfsg-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
asterisksource(unstable)1:1.4.18.1~dfsg-1medium
asterisksourceetch1:1.2.13~dfsg-2etch3mediumDSA-1525-1
asterisksourcesarge(not affected)

Notes

Etch's release is unimportant, since not exploitable, but was fixed anyway
[sarge] - asterisk <not-affected> (Only 1.6.x affected)

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