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Clam Antivirus Security Exploits Fixed in All Ubuntu OSes

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http://news.softpedia.com – Canonical published details about ClamAV vulnerabilities, in a security notice, for its Ubuntu 13.04, Ubuntu 12.10, Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 11.10, and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS operating systems. According to Canonical, ClamAV could be made to crash or run programs if it opened a specially crafted file. For example, it was discovered that ClamAV would incorrectly parse a UPX-packed executable, leading to possible inappropriate heap reads. For a more detailed des... (read more) (IT news)