Ubuntu 2488-2: ClamAV vulnerability

    Date12 Feb 2015
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    ClamAV could be made to crash or run programs if it processed aspecially crafted file.
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2488-2
    February 12, 2015
    clamav vulnerability
    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    - Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
    ClamAV could be made to crash or run programs if it processed a
    specially crafted file.
    Software Description:
    - clamav: Anti-virus utility for Unix
    USN-2488-1 fixed a vulnerability in ClamAV for Ubuntu 14.10, Ubuntu
    14.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. This update provides the corresponding
    update for Ubuntu 10.04 LTS.
    Original advisory details:
     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.
    Update instructions:
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
      clamav                          0.98.6+dfsg-0ubuntu0.10.04.1
    This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
    fixes. In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
      CVE-2013-6497, CVE-2014-9328
    Package Information:
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