Fedora 14 : clamav-0.96.5-1400.fc14 (2010-18568)

high Nessus Plugin ID 51068



The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Sat Dec 4 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.96.5-1400

- updated to 0.96.5

- CVE-2010-4260 Multiple errors within the processing of PDF files can be exploited to e.g. cause a crash.

- CVE-2010-4261 An off-by-one error within the 'icon_cb()' function can be exploited to cause a memory corruption.

- Sun Oct 31 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.96.4-1400

- updated to 0.96.4

- execute 'make check' (#640347) but ignore errors for now because four checks are failing on f13

- Tue Oct 5 2010 jkeating - 0.96.3-1400.1

- Rebuilt for gcc bug 634757

- Wed Sep 29 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de>

- lowered stop priority of sysv initscripts (#629435)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected clamav package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51068

File Name: fedora_2010-18568.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/8/2010

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:clamav, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/5/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4260, CVE-2010-4261, CVE-2010-4479

BID: 45152

FEDORA: 2010-18568