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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0898

Original release date: 02/16/2007
Last revised: 09/07/2013


Directory traversal vulnerability in clamd in Clam AntiVirus ClamAV before 0.90 allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the id MIME header parameter in a multi-part message.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service


This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Clam Anti-Virus, ClamAV, 0.90

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0623
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070215 Multiple Vendor ClamAV MIME Parsing Directory Traversal Vulnerability
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017660
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:017
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1263
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 32282
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0924
External Source: BID
Name: 22581
Type: Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200703-03
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:043
External Source: XF
Name: clamav-mimeheader-directory-traversal(32535)

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.15
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.20
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.21
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.22
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.23
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.24
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.51
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.52
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.53
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.54
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.60
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.60p
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.65
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.67
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.68
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.68.1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.70
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.71
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.72
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.73
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.74
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.75
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.75.1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.80
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.80_rc1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.80_rc2
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.80_rc3
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.80_rc4
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.81
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.81_rc1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.82
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.83
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.84
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.84_rc1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.84_rc2
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.85
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.85.1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.86
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.86.1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.86.2
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.86_rc1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.87
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.87.1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.88
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.88.1
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.88.3
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.88.4
* cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.88.6 and previous versions

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