openSUSE Security Update : clamav (clamav-44)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 39929


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.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 39929

File Name: suse_11_0_clamav-080617.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#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:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/06/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2713

CWE: 399