openSUSE Security Update : clamav (openSUSE-SU-2011:0208-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53702


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted VBA data in Microsoft Office documents could crash clamav or potentially even cause execution of arbitrary code. clamav was updated to version 0.97 to fix the issue (CVE-2011-1003).


Update the affected clamav packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53702

File Name: suse_11_2_clamav-110303.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2011/03/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1003