ClamAV < 0.97.3 DoS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6044

Synopsis

The remote host is running an anti-virus application that is vulnerable to a denial of service attack.

Description

Versions of ClamAV earlier than 0.97.3 are potentially affected by an unspecified denial of service vulnerability that can be exploited to cause the clamd daemon to crash.

Solution

Upgrade to ClamAV 0.97.3 or later.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 6044

File Name: 6044.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2011/10/20

Modified: 2016/11/16

Dependencies: 9794

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:clamav

Patch Publication Date: 2011/10/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/10/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3627

BID: 50183