openSUSE Security Update : clamav (openSUSE-SU-2010:0149-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

clamav has been updated to version 0.96.

Citing freshmeat.net :

This Release introduces new malware detection mechanisms and other
significant improvements to the scan engine. Key features include the
bytecode interpreter, heuristic improvements, signature improvements,
support for new archives, support for new executable file formats,
support for UPX 3.0, performance improvements and memory
optimizations.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-04/msg00079.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=587363

Solution :

Update the affected clamav packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 45621 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0098

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