Debian DSA-1281-1 : clamav - several vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 25098
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionSeveral remote vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Clam anti-virus toolkit. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems :
- CVE-2007-1745 It was discovered that a file descriptor leak in the CHM handler may lead to denial of service.
- CVE-2007-1997 It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the CAB handler may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
- CVE-2007-2029 It was discovered that a file descriptor leak in the PDF handler may lead to denial of service.
SolutionUpgrade the clamav packages. Packages for the arm, sparc, m68k, mips and mipsel architectures are not yet available. They will be provided later.
For the oldstable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in version 0.84-2.sarge.16.
For the stable distribution (etch) these problems have been fixed in version 0.90.1-3etch1.