FreeBSD : p5-Archive-Zip -- virus detection evasion (a5742055-300a-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

An AMaViS Security Announcement reports that a vulnerability exist in
the Archive::Zip Perl module which may lead to bypass of malicious
code in anti-virus programs by creating specially crafted ZIP files.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b74b0112
http://www.nessus.org/u?38a328d5
http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/Bug.html?id=8077
http://www.nessus.org/u?a955cbba

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38058 (freebsd_pkg_a5742055300a11d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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