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

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

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
(CVE-2008-5314).

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
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

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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