[asterisk-dev] Asterisk Now Available (Security Release)

Asterisk Development Team asteriskteam at digium.com
Thu Jun 2 14:07:50 CDT 2011

The Asterisk Development Team has announced the release of Asterisk 
version, which is a security release for Asterisk 1.8.

This release is available for immediate download at

The release of Asterisk resolves an issue with SIP URI parsing 
which can lead to a remotely exploitable crash:

     Remote Crash Vulnerability in SIP channel driver (AST-2011-007)

The issue and resolution is described in the AST-2011-007 security

For more information about the details of this vulnerability, please 
read the security advisory AST-2011-007, which was released at the same 
time as this announcement.

For a full list of changes in the current release, please see the ChangeLog:


Security advisory AST-2011-007 is available at:


Thank you for your continued support of Asterisk!

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