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.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41239

File Name: suse9_12236.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/09/09

Reference Information

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

CWE: 200, 399