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ClamAV < 0.88.5 PE Handler Content-Parsing Overflow (deprecated)

Medium

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. An attacker sending a malformed PE file would be able to exploit this flaw. Successful exploitation would result in the attacker executing arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.88.5 or higher.