openSUSE Security Update : clamav (openSUSE-SU-2010:0149-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 45620


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


clamav has been updated to version 0.96.

Citing :

This Release introduces new malware detection mechanisms and other significant improvements to the scan engine. Key features include the bytecode interpreter, heuristic improvements, signature improvements, support for new archives, support for new executable file formats, support for UPX 3.0, performance improvements and memory optimizations.


Update the affected clamav packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 45620

File Name: suse_11_1_clamav-100414.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/04/26

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: 2010/04/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0098