Fedora 26 : clamav (2018-a86bad9689)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106421


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes some regressions of previous versions


Security fixes CVE-2017-6420 (#1483910), CVE-2017-6418 (#1483908)


Fixes for rhbz 1530678 and 1518016

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Update the affected clamav package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106421

File Name: fedora_2018-a86bad9689.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/01/29

Updated: 2018/01/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:clamav, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6418, CVE-2017-6420