USN-3093-1: ClamAV vulnerabilities
28 September 2016
ClamAV could be made to crash or run programs if it processed a specially crafted file.
- clamav - Anti-virus utility for Unix
It was discovered that ClamAV incorrectly handled certain malformed files.
A remote attacker could use this issue to cause ClamAV to crash, resulting
in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
In the default installation, attackers would be isolated by the ClamAV
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