ClamAV 0.98.5

ClamAV 0.98.5 also includes these new features and bug fixes:

  • Support for the XDP file format and extracting, decoding, and scanning PDF files within XDP files. Addition of shared library support for LLVM versions 3.1 - 3.5 for the purpose of just-in-time(JIT) compilation of ClamAV bytecode signatures. Andreas Cadhalpun submitted the patch implementing this support.
  • Enhancements to the clambc command line utility to assist ClamAV bytecode signature authors by providing introspection into compiled bytecode programs.
  • Resolution of many of the warning messages from ClamAV compilation.
  • Improved detection of malicious PE files.
  • Security fix for ClamAV crash when using 'clamscan -a'. This issue was identified by Kurt Siefried of Red Hat.
  • Security fix for ClamAV crash when scanning maliciously crafted yoda's crypter files. This issue, as well as several other bugs fixed in this release, were identified by Damien Millescamp of Oppida.
  • ClamAV 0.98.5 now works with OpenSSL in FIPS compliant mode. Thanks to Reinhard Max for supplying the patch.
  • Bug fixes and other feature enhancements.

Please see the ChangeLog file or GIT log for further details.

This update has been submitted for testing by robert.

6 years ago

This update is currently being pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 testing updates repository.

6 years ago

This update has been pushed to testing

6 years ago
User Icon neufeind commented & provided feedback 6 years ago
karma

tested freshclam and clamd with clamdscan

This update has reached the stable karma threshold and will be pushed to the stable updates repository

6 years ago

This update is currently being pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable updates repository.

6 years ago

This update has been pushed to stable

6 years ago
karma
User Icon wakko666 commented & provided feedback 6 years ago
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LGTM


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Test Gating
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Unstable by Karma
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disabled
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Dates
submitted
6 years ago
in testing
6 years ago
in stable
6 years ago
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6 years ago
BZ#1138101 CVE-2013-6497 ClamAV: -a segmentation fault when processing files
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BZ#1165527 CVE-2013-6497 ClamAV: -a segmentation fault when processing files [epel-all]
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BZ#1167139 CVE-2014-9050 clamav: heap-based buffer overflow when scanning crypted PE files
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BZ#1167141 CVE-2014-9050 clamav: heap-based buffer overflow when scanning crypted PE files [epel-all]
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