Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 11.04 / 11.10 / 12.04 LTS : clamav vulnerabilities (USN-1482-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

It was discovered that ClamAV incorrectly handled certain malformed
TAR archives. A remote attacker could create a specially crafted TAR
file containing malware that could escape being detected.
(CVE-2012-1457, CVE-2012-1459)

It was discovered that ClamAV incorrectly handled certain malformed
CHM files. A remote attacker could create a specially crafted CHM file
containing malware that could escape being detected. (CVE-2012-1458).

Solution :

Update the affected clamav, clamav-daemon and / or libclamav6
packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59604 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52610
52611
52623

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1457
CVE-2012-1458
CVE-2012-1459