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USN-756-1: ClamAV vulnerability

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USN-756-1: ClamAV vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/13/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

It was discovered that ClamAV did not properly verify buffers whenprocessing Upack files. A remote attacker could send a crafted file andcause a denial of service via application crash. The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package version: To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades. In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect thenecessary changes. LP: 360502

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libclamav5

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