FreeBSD : clamav -- CHM Processing Denial of Service (da5c4072-8082-11dd-9c8c-001c2514716c)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Hanno Boeck reports :

A fuzzing test showed weakness in the chm parser of clamav, which can
possibly be exploited. The clamav team has disabled the chm module in
older versions though freshclam updates and has released 0.94 with a
fixed parser.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b0681484
http://www.nessus.org/u?b8f6ae4f

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34189 (freebsd_pkg_da5c4072808211dd9c8c001c2514716c.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1389

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