Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : clamav (MDKSA-2005:125)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Neel Mehta and Alex Wheeler discovered integer overflow
vulnerabilities in Clam AntiVirus when handling the TNEF, CHM, and FSG
file formats. By sending a specially crafted file, an attacker could
execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running Clam

This update provides clamav 0.86.2 which is not vulnerable to these

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19886 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-125.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2450

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