Fedora 27 : clamav (2018-602b5345fa)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 107169
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdate to 0.99.4
0.99.4 addresses a few outstanding vulnerability bugs. It includes fixes for :
There are also a few bug fixes that were not assigned CVE’s, but were important enough to address while we had the chance. One of these was the notorious file descriptor exhaustion bug that caused outages late last January.
In addition to the above, 0.99.4 fixes :
- CVE-2018-0202: Two newly reported vulnerabilities in the PDF parsing code.
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SolutionUpdate the affected clamav package.