SuSE 10 Security Update : clamav (ZYPP Patch Number 2631)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update to ClamAV version 0.90 fixes various bugs :

- A filedescriptor leak in the handling of CAB files can
lead to a denial of service attack against the clamd
scanner daemon caused by remote attackers.
(CVE-2007-0897)

- A directory traversal in handling of MIME E-Mail headers
could be used by remote attackers to overwrite local
files owned by the user under which clamd is running.
(CVE-2007-0898)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-0897.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-0898.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 2631.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29398 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0897
CVE-2007-0898

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