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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1333

Format 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.
Publish Date : 2008-03-20 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 134

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1525 asterisk -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8002 unix
DSA-1525-1 asterisk oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17968 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1333

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Asterisk Open Source 1.6.0 Beta5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Asterisk Open Source 1.6.0 Beta1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Asterisk Open Source 1.6.0 Beta2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Asterisk Open Source 1.6.0 Beta3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Asterisk Open Source 1.6.0 Beta4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Asterisk Open Source 5

- References For CVE-2008-1333
VUPEN ADV-2008-0928
XF asterisk-astverbose-dos(41301)
BID 28311 Asterisk Logger and Manager Format String Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-03-20 CONFIRM
BUGTRAQ 20080318 AST-2008-004: Format String Vulnerability in Logger and Manager

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1333

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