SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : clamav (SUSE-SU-2019:3176-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 131750
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for clamav fixes the following issues :

CVE-2019-15961: Fixed a denial of service which might occur when scanning a specially crafted email file as (bsc#1157763).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-3176=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-3176=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1157763

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-15961/

http://www.nessus.org/u?af7d44a8

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 131750

File Name: suse_SU-2019-3176-1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/6/2019

Updated: 1/23/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-15961

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:clamav, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:clamav-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:clamav-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:clamav-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libclamav7, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libclamav7-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libclammspack0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libclammspack0-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/5/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/15/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-15961