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From: Thomas Deutschmann <whissi@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 202003-46 ] ClamAV: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 20:50:16
Message-Id: f0fd32d9-fca1-0710-49a1-13bf2e8198fa@gentoo.org
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 202003-46
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Low
    Title: ClamAV: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: March 19, 2020
     Bugs: #702010, #708424
       ID: 202003-46

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Synopsis
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in ClamAV, the worst of which
could result in a Denial of Service condition.

Background
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ClamAV is a GPL virus scanner.

Affected packages
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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  app-antivirus/clamav        < 0.102.2                 >= 0.102.2

Description
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ClamAV. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
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A remote attacker could cause ClamAV to scan a specially crafted file,
possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround
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There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
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All ClamAV users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-antivirus/clamav-0.102.2"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2019-15961
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-15961
[ 2 ] CVE-2020-3123
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-3123

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202003-46

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2020 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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