GLSA-201110-20 : Clam AntiVirus: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201110-20
(Clam AntiVirus: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Clam AntiVirus. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

An unauthenticated remote attacker may execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the Clam AntiVirus process or cause a Denial of Service by
causing an affected user or system to scan a crafted file.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201110-20.xml

Solution :

All Clam AntiVirus users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-antivirus/clamav-0.97.3'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56595 ()

Bugtraq ID: 43331
43555
45152
46470
48891

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0405
CVE-2010-3434
CVE-2010-4260
CVE-2010-4261
CVE-2010-4479
CVE-2011-1003
CVE-2011-2721
CVE-2011-3627