The Asterisk Development Team has announced the release of Asterisk
version 126.96.36.199, which is a security release for Asterisk 1.8.
This release is available for immediate download at
The release of Asterisk 188.8.131.52 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!