openSUSE 10 Security Update : clamav (clamav-6201)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 38180


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This clamav version upgrade to 0.95.1 fixes a buffer overflow error in the cli_url_canon() function (CVE-2009-1372) and a denial of service condition occuring while parsing malformed UPack archives (CVE-2009-1371).


Update the affected clamav packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 38180

File Name: suse_clamav-6201.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/04/27

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:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/04/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1371, CVE-2009-1372

CWE: 20, 119