Updated: clamav-0.88.2-1

Reini Urban rurban@x-ray.at
Tue May 2 18:05:00 GMT 2006


I've updated clamav to the new upstream release (security vulnerability
in the protocol code for freshclam) and fixed a packaging error, which
prevented building the daemon side clamd and clamdscan.
Thanks to U.-D. Braumann.

Solution: Update to 0.88.2-1

About:
Clam AntiVirus is an anti-virus toolkit for Unix. The main purpose of
this software is the integration with mail servers (attachment
scanning). The package provides a flexible and scalable multi-threaded
daemon, a commandline scanner, and a tool for automatic updating via
Internet. The programs are based on a shared library distributed with
the Clam AntiVirus package, which you can use in your own software.

Changes:
 Security Fixes (freshclam)
 See http://www.clamav.net/security/0.88.2.html (CVE-2006-1989)
 and http://www.clamav.net/doc/0.88.2/ChangeLog

See http://freshmeat.net/projects/clamav/

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To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.

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