This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200404-07
(ClamAV RAR Archive Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability)
Certain types of RAR archives, including those created by variants of
the W32.Beagle.A@mm worm, may cause clamav to crash when it attempts to
This vulnerability causes a Denial of Service in the clamav process.
Depending on configuration, this may cause dependent services such as
mail to fail as well.
A workaround is not currently known for this issue. All users are
advised to upgrade to the latest version of the affected package.
See also :
ClamAV users should upgrade to version 0.68.1 or later:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=app-antivirus/clamav-0.68.1'
# emerge '>=app-antivirus/clamav-0.68.1'
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 14472 (gentoo_GLSA-200404-07.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-1909