Fedora 8 : clamav-0.92.1-1.fc8 (2008-1625)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 31077


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


contains: - libclamav/mew.c: fix possible heap corruption (bb#806) - libclamav/pe.c: fix possible integer overflow (CVE-2008-0318)

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


Update the affected clamav package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 31077

File Name: fedora_2008-1625.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/14/2008

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:clamav, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/13/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0318

BID: 27751

FEDORA: 2008-1625

CWE: 189