SuSE9 Security Update : ClamAV (YOU Patch Number 12292)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41254


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


Various bugs such as a get_unicode_name() off-by-one buffer overflow, a bug in URL parsing of phishing checks as well as minor other issues have been fixed in ClamAV. (CVE-2008-5050)


Apply YOU patch number 12292.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41254

File Name: suse9_12292.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2008/11/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5050

CWE: 119