SuSE9 Security Update : clamav (YOU Patch Number 12619)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47795


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


This update fixes the following security issues in clamav that can be used as a remote denial of service attack :

- An off-by-one buffer overflow. (CVE-2010-1640)

- A crash while parsing PDFs. (CVE-2010-1639, CVE-2010-2077)


Apply YOU patch number 12619.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47795

File Name: suse9_12619.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/22

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

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: 2010/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1639, CVE-2010-1640