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|Posted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 3:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201110-20 ] Clam AntiVirus: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Clam AntiVirus: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201110-20)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: October 24, 2011
Bug(s): #338226, #347627, #354019, #378815, #387521
Multiple vulnerabilities were found in Clam AntiVirus, the most
severe of which may allow the execution of arbitrary code.
Clam AntiVirus (short: ClamAV) is an anti-virus toolkit for UNIX,
designed especially for e-mail scanning on mail gateways.
Vulnerable: < 0.97.3
Unaffected: >= 0.97.3
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Clam AntiVirus. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
An unauthenticated remote attacker may execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the Clam AntiVirus process or cause a Denial of Service by
causing an affected user or system to scan a crafted file.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Clam AntiVirus users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-antivirus/clamav-0.97.3"
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