SuSE 10 Security Update : ClamAV (ZYPP Patch Number 7661)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55974


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


New clamav packages fix an off-by-one vulnerability which could lead to a DoS condition. CVE-2011-2721 has been assigned to this issue.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7661.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55974

File Name: suse_clamav-7661.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/08/25

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2721