ClamAV < 0.95 Scan Evasion

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote antivirus service is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its version, the clamd antivirus daemon on the remote
host is earlier than 0.95. Such versions are affected by multiple
vulnerabilities :

- A failure to handle certain malformed 'RAR' archive
files could make it possible for certain archive files
to
evade detection from the scan engine. (Bug 1467)

- A failure to handle certain malformed 'RAR' archive
files could send the application into an infinite loop,
which could make it possible to crash the scan engine.
(Bug 1462)

- A divide by zero issue when handling specially crafted
'PE' file could be used to crash the affected
application. (Bug 1335)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4e1b5afc
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2009-04/0021.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?91209430

Solution :

Upgrade to ClamAV 0.95 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 36075 (clamav_0_95.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34344
34357

CVE ID: CVE-2008-6680
CVE-2009-1241
CVE-2009-1270