Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : clamav (MDVSA-2010:249)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered and corrected in clamav :

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in pdf.c in libclamav in ClamAV
before 0.96.5 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted
PDF document (CVE-2010-4260, (CVE-2010-4479).

Off-by-one error in the icon_cb function in pe_icons.c in libclamav in
ClamAV before 0.96.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute
arbitrary code via unspecified vectors. NOTE: some of these details
are obtained from third-party information (CVE-2010-4261).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149&products_id=4
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The updated clamav packages have been upgraded to the 0.96.5 version
that is not vulnerable to these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51071 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45152

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4260
CVE-2010-4261
CVE-2010-4479

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