Amazon Linux AMI : clamav (ALAS-2015-537)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 83976

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

ClamAV before 0.98.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted y0da cryptor file.
(CVE-2015-2221)

ClamAV before 0.98.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted xz archive file. (CVE-2015-2668)

ClamAV before 0.98.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted petite packed file. (CVE-2015-2222)

The upx decoder in ClamAV before 0.98.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted file. (CVE-2015-2170)

Solution

Run 'yum update clamav' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2015-537.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83976

File Name: ala_ALAS-2015-537.nasl

Version: 2.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/06/04

Updated: 2018/04/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-data, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-data-empty, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-db, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-filesystem, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-lib, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-milter, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-milter-sysvinit, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-scanner, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-scanner-sysvinit, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-server, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-server-sysvinit, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamav-update, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:clamd, cpe:/o:amazon:linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/06/02

Reference Information

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

ALAS: 2015-537