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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1387

ClamAV before 0.93 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a crafted ARJ archive, as demonstrated by the PROTOS GENOME test suite for Archive Formats.
Publish Date : 2008-04-16 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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-2008-1387 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1387

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.90 Rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.90 Rc3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.90rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.90 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.90.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.90 Rc1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.91 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Clam Anti-virus Clamav 0.92 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Clam Anti-virus Clamav 8

- References For CVE-2008-1387
XF clamav-arj-unspecified-dos(41822)
VUPEN ADV-2008-1227
VUPEN ADV-2008-2584
CERT TA08-260A
BID 28784 ClamAV 0.92.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-15
BUGTRAQ 20080415 clamav: Endless loop / hang with crafter arj, CVE-2008-1387
BID 28782 ClamAV ARJ File Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-08-25
GENTOO GLSA-200805-19
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-09-15
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:024

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1387

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