openSUSE Security Update : clamav (clamav-809)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 40200


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.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40200

File Name: suse_11_1_clamav-090416.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2016/12/21

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:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/04/16

Reference Information

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

CWE: 20, 119