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CVE-2018-15378 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability in ClamAV versions prior to 0.100.2 could allow an attacker to cause a denial of service (DoS) condition. The vulnerability is due to an error related to the MEW unpacker within the "unmew11()" function (libclamav/mew.c), which can be exploited to trigger an invalid read memory access via a specially crafted EXE file.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.clamav.net/show_bug.cgi?id=12170 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/10/msg00014.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://secuniaresearch.flexerasoftware.com/advisories/83000/ Permissions Required Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201904-12 Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3789-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3789-2/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.flexera.com/company/secunia-research/advisories/SR-2018-23.html Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST   Cisco Systems, Inc.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:clamav:clamav:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
0.100.2

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:esm:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-15378
NVD Published Date:
10/15/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019