Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that the hash processing code in libclamav
improperly handled messages with certain hashes. This could allow a
remote attacker to craft a document that could cause clamav to crash,
resulting in a denial of service.
Update the affected libclamav6 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 55729 ()
Bugtraq ID: 48891
CVE ID: CVE-2011-2721
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