Clam AntiVirus: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201110-20 / Clam AntiVirus
||October 24, 2011
||October 24, 2011: 2
All supported architectures
#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.
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:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-antivirus/clamav-0.97.3"