clamd DoS?

Julian Field MailScanner at
Mon Sep 15 16:31:28 IST 2008

Raymond Dijkxhoorn wrote:
> Hi!
>> The tell tale sign is huge increase in cpu usage as clamd hogs the 
>> processors.
>> I'm using 0.93.3 and MS 4.68.8 (both to be upgraded in a couple of 
>> weeks).
> Also with ClamAV 0.94 and latest MS beta it breaks. We just upgraded.
I just ran the message with clamd and had no problems at all.

At Mon Sep 15 16:29:30 2008 the virus scanner said:
   Clamd: was infected: Trojan.Agent-49425=20

# clamscan --version
ClamAV 0.94/8247/Mon Sep 15 13:04:53 2008


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