ClamAV < 0.96.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5722


The remote host is running an anti-virus application that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


Versions of ClamAV earlier than 0.96.5 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple error exists in the PDF processing functions in 'libclamav/pdf.c' which may lead to application crashes. (Bugs 2358, 2380, 2396)

- An off-by-one error exists in the handling of icons such that a crafted icon may be used to cause an integer overflow. (Bug 2344)


Upgrade to ClamAV 0.96.5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 5722

File Name: 5722.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2010/12/07

Modified: 2016/11/16

Dependencies: 9794

Nessus ID: 51125

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:clamav

Patch Publication Date: 2010/11/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/11/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4260, CVE-2010-4261, CVE-2010-4479

BID: 45152