ClamAV < 0.97 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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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 0.97. Such versions reportedly are affected by
multiple vulnerabilities :

- As-yet unspecified double-free issues involving an error
path exist in 'libclamav/vba_extract.c' and
'shared/cdiff.c'. (Bug 2486 and report from
<mt*debian.org>)

- 'libclamav/pdf.c' may miss detection. (Bug 2455)

- Multiple as-yet unspecified error path leaks exit in
'clamav-milter/whitelist.c', 'clamscan/manager.c', and
'libclamav/sis.c'. (Report from <mt*debian.org>)

See also :

http://blog.clamav.net/2011/02/clamav-097-has-been-released.html
http://www.clamav.net/release-info/changelog/0.97

Solution :

Upgrade to ClamAV 0.97 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 51935 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46470

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1003