Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : clamav (MDKSA-2006:016)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in ClamAV versions prior
to 0.88 which allows remote attackers to cause a crash and possibly
execute arbitrary code via specially crafted UPX files.

This update provides ClamAV 0.88 which corrects this issue and also
fixes some other bugs.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20795 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-016.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0162

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