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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0318

Original release date: 02/12/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Integer overflow in the cli_scanpe function in libclamav in ClamAV before 0.92.1, as used in clamd, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Petite packed PE file, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0606
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://kolab.org/security/kolab-vendor-notice-19.txt
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=209915
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1497
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200802-09
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=575703
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 27751
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:088
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2008:004
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-1608
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20080212 ClamAV libclamav PE File Integer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-1625
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019394
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0924
Type: Advisory
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0503
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.novell.com/techcenter/psdb/512985d2cd3090bfb93dcb7b551179cf.html

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
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cpe:/a:clam_anti-virus:clamav:0.92 and previous versions

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