openSUSE Security Update : clamav (openSUSE-SU-2010:1041-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 53701
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Upgrade to version clamav 0.96.5 to fix :

- CVE-2010-4260: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Denial of service bugs while parsing PDFs.

- CVE-2010-4261: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Memory corruption due to an off-by-one error within the icon_cb() function.

Solution

Update the affected clamav packages.

See Also

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=none

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=656548

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-12/msg00024.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53701

File Name: suse_11_2_clamav-101206.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/5/2011

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav-db, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 12/6/2010

Reference Information

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