GLSA-201801-19 : ClamAV: Multiple vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 106428

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-201801-19 (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 execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All ClamAV users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-antivirus/clamav-0.99.3'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201801-19

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 106428

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201801-19.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/01/29

Modified: 2018/06/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

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:gentoo:linux:clamav, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12374, CVE-2017-12375, CVE-2017-12376, CVE-2017-12377, CVE-2017-12378, CVE-2017-12379, CVE-2017-12380

GLSA: 201801-19