openSUSE 10 Security Update : clamav (clamav-3901)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27184


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This clamav version update to 0.91.1 fixes among other things the long startup time of version 0.90.3 as well as a possibilty to crash clamav with specially crafted rar archives (CVE-2007-3725).


Update the affected clamav packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27184

File Name: suse_clamav-3901.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav-db, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3725