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MDKSA-2005:113: clamav

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the clamav package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:113 (clamav).



Andrew Toller and Stefan Kanthak discovered that a flaw in libmspack's Quantum
archive decompressor renders Clam AntiVirus vulnerable to a Denial of Service
attack.

The updated packages have been patched to correct the problem.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:113
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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