SuSE 10 Security Update : clamav (ZYPP Patch Number 2243)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The virus scan engine ClamAV was update to version 0.88.6.

Following issues are fixed by this update :

- freshclam: apply timeout patch from Everton da Silva
Marques (new options: ConnectTimeout and ReceiveTimeout)

- clamd: change stack size at the right place (closes
clamav bug#103)

- libclamav/petite.c: sanity check the number of rebuilt
sections (speeds up handling of malformed files)

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 2243.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29396 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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