CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 14, 2023
Updated: Dec 29, 2023


CVE-2023-49294 is a vulnerability affecting Asterisk, an open-source private branch exchange and telephony toolkit. The vulnerability exists in versions prior to 18.20.1, 20.5.1, and 21.0.1 of Asterisk, as well as certified-asterisk prior to 18.9-cert6. It allows an attacker to read arbitrary files even when the live_dangerously feature is not enabled, potentially granting unauthorized access to sensitive information. The issue has been fixed in Asterisk versions 18.20.1, 20.5.1, and 21.0.1, as well as certified-asterisk prior to 18.9-cert6.

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