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MDKSA-2005:166: 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-2005:166 (clamav).
A vulnerability was discovered in ClamAV versions prior to 0.87. A buffer
overflow could occure when processing malformed UPX-packed executables. As
well, it could be sent into an infinite loop when processing specially-crafted
ClamAV version 0.87 is provided with this update which isn't vulnerable to
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:166
Threat Level: High
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