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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora Add a patch to fix a problem with the manager interface. Update to to fix AST-2009-001 / CVE-2009-0041.
Fedora Update Notification
2009-01-27 00:36:31

Name        : asterisk
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     :
Release     : 2.fc10
URL         :
Summary     : The Open Source PBX
Description :
Asterisk is a complete PBX in software. It runs on Linux and provides
all of the features you would expect from a PBX and more. Asterisk
does voice over IP in three protocols, and can interoperate with
almost all standards-based telephony equipment using relatively
inexpensive hardware.

Update Information:

Add a patch to fix a problem with the manager interface.    Update to to
fix AST-2009-001 / CVE-2009-0041:  (Original patch in introduced a regression.)

* Fri Jan 23 2009 Jeffrey C. Ollie  -
- Add a patch to fix a problem with the manager interface.
* Fri Jan 23 2009 Jeffrey C. Ollie  -
- Update to to fix regressions caused by fixes for
  AST-2009-001/CVE-2009-0041 (Asterisk was never released).
* Thu Jan  8 2009 Jeffrey C. Ollie  -
- Update to to fix AST-2009-001/CVE-2009-0041
* Sun Jan  4 2009 Jeffrey C. Ollie  -
- Fedora Directory Server compatibility patch/subpackage. BZ#452176
* Sun Jan  4 2009 Jeffrey C. Ollie  -
- Don't package func_curl in the main package. BZ#475910
- Fix up paths. BZ#477238
* Sun Jan  4 2009 Jeffrey C. Ollie  -
- Add patch to fix compilation on PPC
* Sun Jan  4 2009 Jeffrey C. Ollie  -
- Update to
* Wed Nov  5 2008 Jeffrey C. Ollie  -
- Fix issue with init script giving wrong path to config file.

  [ 1 ] Bug #480132 - CVE-2009-0041 asterisk: Replies to failed login attempts differently based on whether the user account exists (information disclosure)

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update asterisk' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at

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