openSUSE Security Update : clamav (openSUSE-2017-779)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 101277


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for clamav fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2012-6706: Fixed an arbitrary memory write in VMSF_DELTA filter in libclamunrar (bsc#1045490)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Update the affected clamav packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 101277

File Name: openSUSE-2017-779.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/07

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6706