Subversion 1.8.x < 1.8.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by multiple

Description :

The version of Subversion Server installed on the remote host is prior
to version 1.8.2. It is, therefore, affected by multiple
vulnerabilities :

- A repository corruption vulnerability related to
'FileSystem atop the FileSystem' (FSFS) repositories
and handling packed revision properties editing.

- A symlink privilege escalation vulnerability in
'' and '' exists when the
--pidfile option is used. The option creates temporary
files insecurely, and may allow a local attacker to use
a symlink attack against a pid file to gain elevated
privileges. (CVE-2013-7393)

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Subversion Server 1.8.3 or later or apply the vendor patch
or workaround.

Note that version 1.8.2 was not publicly released, thus version 1.8.3 is
the recommended version.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 71567 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62266

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4246