Upstream information

CVE-2006-1989 at MITRE


Buffer overflow in the get_database function in the HTTP client in Freshclam in ClamAV 0.80 to 0.88.1 might allow remote web servers to execute arbitrary code via long HTTP headers.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 171496 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • clamav >= 0.103.3-1.4
  • clamav-devel >= 0.103.3-1.4
  • clamav-milter >= 0.103.3-1.4
  • libclamav9 >= 0.103.3-1.4
  • libfreshclam2 >= 0.103.3-1.4
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA clamav-0.103.3-1.4

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:29:15 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Dec 8 16:16:01 2023