SuSE 11.3 Security Update : clamav (SAT Patch Number 10664)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 83461


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


The ClamAV antivirus engine was updated to version 0.98.7 to fix several security issues :

- Fix crash in upx decoder with crafted file. Discovered and patch supplied by Sebastian Andrzej Siewior.

- Fix infinite loop condition on crafted y0da cryptor file. Identified and patch suggested by Sebastian Andrzej Siewior. (CVE-2015-2221)

- Fix crash on crafted petite packed file. Reported and patch supplied by Sebastian Andrzej Siewior.

- Fix an infinite loop condition on a crafted 'xz' archive file. This was reported by Dimitri Kirchner and Goulven Guiheux. (CVE-2015-2668)

- Apply upstream patch for possible heap overflow in Henry Spencer's regex library. (CVE-2015-2305)


Apply SAT patch number 10664.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83461

File Name: suse_11_clamav-150507.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/05/14

Modified: 2015/10/05

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:suse_linux:11:clamav, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/05/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2170, CVE-2015-2221, CVE-2015-2222, CVE-2015-2305, CVE-2015-2668