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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0897

Clam AntiVirus ClamAV before 0.90 does not close open file descriptors under certain conditions, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (file descriptor consumption and failed scans) via CAB archives with a cabinet header record length of zero, which causes a function to return without closing a file descriptor.
Publish Date : 2007-02-16 Last Update Date : 2017-07-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-0897 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20070897 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-0897

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Clam Anti-virus Clamav 1

- References For CVE-2007-0897

http://secunia.com/advisories/24319
SECUNIA 24319
http://secunia.com/advisories/24332
SECUNIA 24332
http://secunia.com/advisories/24425
SECUNIA 24425
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017659
SECTRACK 1017659
http://secunia.com/advisories/24192
SECUNIA 24192
http://secunia.com/advisories/24183
SECUNIA 24183
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22580
BID 22580 ClamAV CAB File Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-19
http://secunia.com/advisories/24187
SECUNIA 24187
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1263
DEBIAN DSA-1263
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200703-03.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200703-03
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:043
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:043
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-Feb/0004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:017
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=475
IDEFENSE 20070215 Multiple Vendor ClamAV CAB File Denial of Service Vulnerability
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://secunia.com/advisories/29420
SECUNIA 29420
http://osvdb.org/32283
OSVDB 32283
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0623
VUPEN ADV-2007-0623
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/32531
XF clamav-cabfile-dos(32531)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0897

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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