SUSE-SU-2018:3436-2: moderate: Security update for clamav

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Sat Apr 27 16:39:45 MDT 2019

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for clamav

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:3436-2
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1103040 #1104457 #1110723 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-14680 CVE-2018-14681 CVE-2018-14682
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1

   An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for clamav fixes the following issues:

   clamav was updated to version 0.100.2:

   - CVE-2018-15378: Vulnerability in ClamAV's MEW unpacking feature that
     could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause a denial of
     service (DoS) condition on an affected device. (bsc#1110723)
   - CVE-2018-14680, CVE-2018-14681, CVE-2018-14682: more fixes for embedded
     libmspack. (bsc#1103040)

   - Make freshclam more robust against lagging signature mirrors.
   - On-Access "Extra Scanning", an opt-in minor feature of OnAccess scanning
     on Linux systems, has been disabled due to a known issue with resource
     cleanup OnAccessExtraScanning will be re-enabled in a future release
     when the issue is resolved. In the mean-time, users who enabled the
     feature in clamd.conf will see a warning informing them that the feature
     is not active. For details, see:

   - Restore exit code compatibility of freshclam with versions before
     0.100.0 when the virus database is already up to date (bsc#1104457).

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-1071=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):



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