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[SUA 26-2] Updated clamav version (regression fix)

Debian Stable Updates Announcement SUA 26-2       http://www.debian.org
debian-release@lists.debian.org                         Scott Kitterman
August 16th, 2012

Package              : clamav
Version              : 0.97.5+dfsg-6~squeeze1
Importance           : medium

The clamav update published as SUA 26-1 introduced a regression in the
unpacking process for compressed files, including some .bz2, .xls, .doc
and PDF files.  This update resolves that regression.

For reference, the original text from SUA 26-1 was:

Upstream published version 0.97.5.

This is a bugfix release. The changes are not strictly required for
operation, but users of the previous version in squeeze might get

The bug fixes that are part of this release include security-relevant
fixes relating to issues with the parsing of some archive formats
(CVE-2012-1419, CVE-2012-1457, CVE-2012-1458, CVE-2012-1459). If you
use clamav, we highly recommend you upgrade to this version.

Upgrade Instructions

You can get the updated packages by adding the stable-updates archive
for Squeeze to your /etc/apt/sources.list:

 deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian squeeze-updates main
 deb-src http://ftp.debian.org/debian squeeze-updates main

You can also use any of the Debian archive mirrors.  See
`http://www.debian.org/mirrors/list' for the full list of mirrors.

For further information about stable-updates, please refer to

If there are any issues, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the
Debian Release Team at `debian-release@lists.debian.org'

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