CVE-2018-15378

Published: 08 October 2018

A vulnerability in ClamAV versions prior to 0.100.2 could allow an attacker to cause a denial of service (DoS) condition. The vulnerability is due to an error related to the MEW unpacker within the "unmew11()" function (libclamav/mew.c), which can be exploited to trigger an invalid read memory access via a specially crafted EXE file.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 5.5

Status

Package Release Status
clamav
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (0.100.2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (0.100.2+dfsg-1ubuntu0.18.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (0.100.2+dfsg-1ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (0.100.2+dfsg-1ubuntu0.14.04.1)