GLSA-201405-08 : ClamAV: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74051


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201405-08 (ClamAV: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ClamAV. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted file, leading to arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All ClamAV users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-antivirus/clamav-0.98'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74051

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201405-08.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/05/19

Modified: 2016/05/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:clamav, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2020, CVE-2013-2021, CVE-2013-7087, CVE-2013-7088, CVE-2013-7089

BID: 58546, 59434, 60118

OSVDB: 91443, 92834, 92835

GLSA: 201405-08