openSUSE 10 Security Update : clamav (clamav-5356)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 33384


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update brings clamav to version 0.93.1. It fixes various bugs and one security issue :

CVE-2008-2713: libclamav/petite.c in ClamAV before 0.93.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted Petite file that triggers an out-of-bounds read.


Update the affected clamav packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 33384

File Name: suse_clamav-5356.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/2/2008

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/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:10.2, 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: 6/17/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2713

CWE: 399