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Security update for clamav


(Last modified: 26JAN2005)

solutions Security update for clamav SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (a61f17dacc05d763142b3f732486e97a)

Applies to

Package: clamav
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Patch: patch-9785
Release: 20050126
Obsoletes: none


This patch should be applied to all clamav installations.



Problem description

This patch updates the ClamAV package to the latest version which broadens the range of viruses it can detect.
Additionally a bug that caused clamscan and clamd to crash on malformed zip archives has been fixed.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh clamav.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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