Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in ClamAV, the worst of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.
|Package||app-antivirus/clamav on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 0.99.3|
|Unaffected versions||>= 0.99.3|
ClamAV is a GPL virus scanner.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ClamAV. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could cause ClamAV to scan a specially crafted file, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All ClamAV users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-antivirus/clamav-0.99.3"
January 26, 2018
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