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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
An iDEFENSE Security Advisory reports :
Remote exploitation of an input validation error in Clam AntiVirus
ClamAV allows attackers to cause a denial of service condition.
The vulnerability specifically exists due to improper behavior during
Successful exploitation allows attackers to exhaust file descriptors
pool and memory. Anti-virus detection functionality will fail if there
is no file descriptors available with which to open files. Remote
exploitation can be achieved by sending a malicious file in an e-mail
message or during an HTTP session.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0