Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : clamav (MDVSA-2008:239)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Ilja van Sprundel found that ClamAV contained a denial of service
vulnerability in how it handled processing JPEG files, due to it not
limiting the recursion depth when processing JPEG thumbnails

Other bugs have also been corrected in 0.94.2 which is being provided
with this update.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37414 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-239.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5314

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