SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : clamav (SAT Patch Numbers 2479 / 2480)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update fixes the following security issues in clamav that can be
used as a remote denial of service attack :

- A off-by-one buffer overflow. (CVE-2010-1640)

- A crash while parsing PDFs (CVE-2010-1639 /
CVE-2010-2077)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=608188
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1639.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1640.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2077.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 2479 / 2480 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50897 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1639
CVE-2010-1640

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