Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : clamav (MDVSA-2008:003)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

An integer overflow vulnerability was reported by iDefense with clamav
when parsing Portable Executable (PE) files packed in he MEW format.
This could be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow

Toeroek Edwin reported an off-by-one error when decompressing MS-ZIP
compressed CAB files (CVE-2007-6336).

As well, an unspecified vulnerability related to the bzip2
decompression algorithm was also discovered (CVE-2007-6337).

Other bugs have also been corrected in 0.92 which is being provided
with this update. Because this new version has increased the major of
the libclamav library, updated dependent packages are also being

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36347 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-003.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6335

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