openSUSE Security Update : clamav (openSUSE-SU-2010:0414-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47796


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a off-by-one buffer overflow (CVE-2010-1640) and a crash while parsing PDFs (CVE-2010-1639, CVE-2010-2077) in clamav that can be used as a remote denial of service attack.


Update the affected clamav packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47796

File Name: suse_11_0_clamav-100526.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/22

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav-db, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/05/26

Reference Information

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