SuSE9 Security Update : clamav (YOU Patch Number 12236)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 41239


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This version update of clamav to 0.94 fixes numerous problems, including the following security issues :

- Fix possible invalid memory access. (CVE-2008-1389)

- Fix out-of-memory null dereference. (CVE-2008-3912)

- Fix error path memory leaks and file descriptor leaks.
(CVE-2008-3913, CVE-2008-3914)


Apply YOU patch number 12236.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41239

File Name: suse9_12236.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/24/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 9/9/2008

Reference Information

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

CWE: 200, 399