Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Asterisk, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerabilities are caused due to boundary errors within the "decode_open_type()" and "udptl_rx_packet()" functions in main/udptl.c, which can be exploited to cause heap-based and stack-based buffer overflows by e.g. sending specially crafted UDPTL packets to a server performing T.38 pass through or termination.
Successful exploitation requires that the "t38pt_udptl" option is set to "yes" ("no" by default).
The vulnerabilities are reported in Asterisk Open Source Edition prior to versions 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168.2, and 22.214.171.124 and Asterisk Business Edition prior to version C.3.6.3.
Solution: Update to a fixed version or apply patches.
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