Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : clamav (MDKSA-2005:025)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Two problems were discovered in versions of clamav prior to 0.81. An
attacker could evade virus scanning by sending a base64-encoded imaege
file in a URL. Also, by sending a specially crafted ZIP file, an
attacker could cause a DoS (Denial of Service) by crashing the clamd
daemon.

See also :

http://secunia.com/advisories/13900/

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16291 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-025.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0133
CVE-2005-0218

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