Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : clamav (MDVSA-2008:229)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

An off-by-one error was found in ClamAV versions prior to 0.94.1 that
could allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly
execute arbitrary code via a crafted VBA project file (CVE-2008-5050).

Other bugs have also been corrected in 0.94.1 which is being provided
with this update.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36640 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-229.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5050

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