Date: 13 January 2006
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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESB-2006.0045 -- [Win][UNIX/Linux]
ClamAV 0.88 release fixes UPX heap overflow vulnerability
13 January 2006
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: ClamAV versions 0.80 to 0.87.1
Operating System: UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
CVE Names: CVE-2006-0162
Comment: 3COM reports that this vulnerability is exploitable to execute
More detail is available in the 3COM advisory at the following URL:
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Subject: [Clamav-announce] announcing ClamAV 0.88
From: Luca Gibelli <luca () clamav ! net>
Date: 2006-01-09 21:32:47
Dear ClamAV users,
A possible heap overflow in the UPX code has been fixed. General improvements
include better zip and mail processing, and support for a self-protection mode.
The security of the UPX, FSG and Petite modules has been improved, too.
The ClamAV team - http://www.clamav.net/team.html
Luca Gibelli (luca at clamav.net) - ClamAV, a GPL virus scanner
PGP Key Fingerprint: C782 121E 8C3A 90E3 7A87 D802 6277 8FF4 5EFC 5582
PGP Key Available on: Key Servers || http://www.clamav.net/gpg/luca.gpg
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