GLSA-201512-08 : ClamAV: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201512-08
(ClamAV: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ClamAV. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could cause ClamAV to scan a specially crafted file,
possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition or other unspecified
impact.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-08

Solution :

All ClamAV users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-antivirus/clamav-0.98.7'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87708 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9328
CVE-2015-1461
CVE-2015-1462
CVE-2015-1463
CVE-2015-2170
CVE-2015-2221
CVE-2015-2222
CVE-2015-2668

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