SuSE 10 Security Update : clamav (ZYPP Patch Number 2243)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29396


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


The virus scan engine ClamAV was update to version 0.88.6.

Following issues are fixed by this update :

- freshclam: apply timeout patch from Everton da Silva Marques (new options: ConnectTimeout and ReceiveTimeout)

- clamd: change stack size at the right place (closes clamav bug#103)

- libclamav/petite.c: sanity check the number of rebuilt sections (speeds up handling of malformed files)


Apply ZYPP patch number 2243.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29396

File Name: suse_clamav-2243.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/11/08