openSUSE 10 Security Update : clamav (clamav-5199)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 32047


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This version upgrade of ClamAV to 0.93 fixes a long list of vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities can lead to remote code execution, bypassing the scanning engine, remote denial-of-service, local file overwrite. (CVE-2008-1837, CVE-2008-1836, CVE-2008-1835, CVE-2008-1833, CVE-2008-1387, CVE-2008-1100, CVE-2008-0314, CVE-2007-6595, CVE-2007-6596)


Update the affected clamav packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 32047

File Name: suse_clamav-5199.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/04/25

Modified: 2016/12/22

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: 2008/04/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6595, CVE-2007-6596, CVE-2008-0314, CVE-2008-1100, CVE-2008-1387, CVE-2008-1833, CVE-2008-1835, CVE-2008-1836, CVE-2008-1837

CWE: 20, 59, 119, 399