Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.10 : clamav update (USN-2157-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This updates ClamAV to a new major version in order to gain new
detection technologies and maintain proper compatibility with the
virus signature database.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected clamav package.

Risk factor :


Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73245 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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