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MDKSA-2005:025: clamav Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the clamav package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:025 (clamav).
Two problems were discovered in versions of clamav prior to 0.81. A possible hacker
could evade virus scanning by sending a base64-encoded imaege file in a URL.
Also, by sending a specially-crafted ZIP file, a possible hacker could cause a DoS
(Denial of Service) by crashing the clamd daemon.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:025
Threat Level: High
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