Fedora 13 : clamav-0.96.5-1300.fc13 (2010-18564)

high Nessus Plugin ID 51346



The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Sat Dec 4 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.96.5-1300

- 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> - 0.96.4-1300

- updated to 0.96.4

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

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

- lowered stop priority of sysv initscripts (#629435)

- Wed Sep 22 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.96.3-1300

- updated to 0.96.3

- fixes CVE-2010-0405 in shipped bzlib.c copy

- Sun Aug 15 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.96.2-1300

- updated to 0.96.2

- rediffed patches

- removed the -jit-disable patch which is replaced upstream by a more detailed configuration option.

- Wed Aug 11 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de>

- use 'groupmems', not 'usermod' to add a user to a group because 'usermod' does not work when user does not exist in local /etc/passwd

- Tue Jun 1 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.96.1-1400

- updated to 0.96.1

- applied upstream patch which allows to disable JIT compiler (#573191)

- disabled JIT compiler by default

- removed explicit 'pkgconfig' requirements in -devel (#533956)

- added some BRs

- rediffed patches

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: 51346

File Name: fedora_2010-18564.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/20/2010

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:13

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: 2010-18564