ClamAV < 0.88.4 UPX rsize Content-Parsing Overflow (deprecated)

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3701

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a heap overflow.

Description

The remote host is running ClamAV, an antivirus application. There is a remote content-parsing flaw in this version of ClamAV that could lead to a heap overflow by sending a malformed file compressed with UPX. Successful exploitation would result in the attacker executing arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.88.4 or higher.

See Also

http://www.clamav.net

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3701

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2006/08/07

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.2

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4018

BID: 19381