CVE-2022-20698

Published on: 01/14/2022 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 01/14/2022 01:29:00 PM UTC

CVE-2022-20698 - advisory for clamav-01035-and-01042-security-patch

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CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Certain versions of ClamAV from Cisco contain the following vulnerability:

A vulnerability in the OOXML parsing module in Clam AntiVirus (ClamAV) Software version 0.104.1 and LTS version 0.103.4 and prior versions could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause a denial of service condition on an affected device. The vulnerability is due to improper checks that may result in an invalid pointer read. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted OOXML file to an affected device. An exploit could allow the attacker to cause the ClamAV scanning process to crash, resulting in a denial of service condition.

  • CVE-2022-20698 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability
  • The Cisco PSIRT is not aware of any public announcements or malicious use of the vulnerabilities that are described in this advisory.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Cisco - ClamAV version < 0.103.5
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Cisco - ClamAV version < 0.104.2

CVE References

Description Tags Link
ClamAV® blog: ClamAV 0.103.5 and 0.104.2 security patch release; 0.102 past EOL blog.clamav.net
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URL Logo CISCO blog.clamav.net/2022/01/clamav-01035-and-01042-security-patch.html

Related QID Numbers

  • 690771 Free Berkeley Software Distribution (FreeBSD) Security Update for clamav (2a6106c6-73e5-11ec-8fa2-0800270512f4)

Known Affected Software

Vendor Product Version
Cisco ClamAV< 0.103.5
Cisco ClamAV< 0.104.2

Social Mentions

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