openSUSE 10 Security Update : clamav (clamav-4832)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 29781


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This version upgrade to 0.92 fixes numerous flaws including some security problems (CVE-2007-6335, CVE-2007-6336, CVE-2007-6337).

Please note that the version number of the clamav library has changed.
Programs linked against libclamav therefore need to be updated as well.


Update the affected clamav packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 29781

File Name: suse_clamav-4832.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/24

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

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, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/12/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6335, CVE-2007-6336, CVE-2007-6337

CWE: 119, 189