openSUSE 10 Security Update : clamav (clamav-5773)

High Nessus Plugin ID 34945


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Various bugs such as a get_unicode_name() off-by-one buffer overflow, a bug in URL parsing of phishing checks as well as minor other issues have been fixed in clamav. (CVE-2008-5050)


Update the affected clamav packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34945

File Name: suse_clamav-5773.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/24

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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:10.2, 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: 2008/11/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5050

CWE: 119