openSUSE Security Update : clamav (openSUSE-SU-2011:0940-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75799


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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.


Update the affected clamav packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75799

File Name: suse_11_4_clamav-110729.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav-db, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:clamav-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2721