clamav -- Multipart Nestings Denial of Service

2006-12-06T00:00:00
ID EB5124A4-8A20-11DB-B033-00123FFE8333
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2013-06-19T00:00:00

Description

Secunia reports:

Clam AntiVirus have a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). The vulnerability is caused due to a stack overflow when scanning messages with deeply nested multipart content. This can be exploited to crash the service by sending specially crafted emails to a vulnerable system.