USN-2488-1: ClamAV vulnerability
2 February 2015
ClamAV could be made to crash or run programs if it processed a specially crafted file.
- clamav - Anti-virus utility for Unix
Sebastian Andrzej Siewior discovered that ClamAV incorrectly handled
certain upack packer files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to
cause ClamAV to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
fixes. In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
- USN-2488-2: clamav