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[SECURITY] Fedora 9 Update: clamav-0.93.1-1.fc9



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2008-5476
2008-06-20 16:44:24
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Name        : clamav
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 0.93.1
Release     : 1.fc9
URL         : http://www.clamav.net
Summary     : End-user tools for the Clam Antivirus scanner
Description :
Clam AntiVirus is an anti-virus toolkit for UNIX. The main purpose of this
software is the integration with mail servers (attachment scanning). The
package provides a flexible and scalable multi-threaded daemon, a command
line scanner, and a tool for automatic updating via Internet. The programs
are based on a shared library distributed with the Clam AntiVirus package,
which you can use with your own software. The virus database is based on
the virus database from OpenAntiVirus, but contains additional signatures
(including signatures for popular polymorphic viruses, too) and is KEPT UP
TO DATE.

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Update Information:

CVE-2008-2713
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ChangeLog:

* Tue Jun 17 2008 Enrico Scholz <enrico scholz informatik tu-chemnitz de> - 0.93.1-1
- updated to 0.93.1
- rediffed -path patch
- CVE-2008-2713 Invalid Memory Access Denial Of Service Vulnerability
* Mon Apr 14 2008 Enrico Scholz <enrico scholz informatik tu-chemnitz de> - 0.93-1
- updated to final 0.93
- removed daily.inc + main.inc directories; they are now replaced by
  *.cld containers
- trimmed down MAILTO list of cronjob to 'root' again; every well
  configured system has an alias for this recipient
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #451761 - CVE-2008-2713 clamav: DoS / crash via crafted petite file
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=451761
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update clamav' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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