Fedora 8 : clamav-0.92.1-4.fc8 (2008-9651)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34775


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Security fixes from upstream 0.94 and 0.94.1: CVE-2008-3912 (#461461):
Multiple out-of-memory NULL pointer dereferences CVE-2008-3913 (#461461): Fix memory leak in the error code path in freshclam CVE-2008-3914 (#461461): File descriptor leak on the error code path CVE-2008-5050 (#470783): get_unicode_name() off-by-one buffer overflow

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Update the affected clamav package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34775

File Name: fedora_2008-9651.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/16

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#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 Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1389, CVE-2008-3912, CVE-2008-3913, CVE-2008-3914, CVE-2008-5050

BID: 31051, 32207

FEDORA: 2008-9651

CWE: 119, 200, 399