CVE-2008-5558

NameCVE-2008-5558
DescriptionAsterisk Open Source 1.2.26 through 1.2.30.3 and Business Edition B.2.3.5 through B.2.5.5, when realtime IAX2 users are enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via authentication attempts involving (1) an unknown user or (2) a user using hostname matching.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs509686

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
asterisk (PTS)buster1:16.2.1~dfsg-1+deb10u2fixed
buster (security)1:16.28.0~dfsg-0+deb10u1fixed
bullseye1:16.16.1~dfsg-1+deb11u1fixed
bullseye (security)1:16.28.0~dfsg-0+deb11u1fixed
bookworm, sid1:20.0.0~dfsg+~cs6.12.40431414-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
asterisksourceetch(unfixed)end-of-life
asterisksource(unstable)1:1.4.0~dfsg-1509686

Notes

[etch] - asterisk <end-of-life> (Etch Packages no longer covered by security support)

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