Subversion < 1.0.8 / 1.1.0-rc4 mod_authz_svn Unreadable Path Metadata Information Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by an
information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

You are running a version of Subversion which is older than 1.0.8 or

A flaw exists in older version, in the apache module mod_authz_svn,
which fails to properly restrict access to metadata within unreadable

An attacker can read metadata in unreadable paths, which can contain
sensitive information such as logs and paths.

Solution :

Upgrade to subversion 1.0.8, 1.1.0-rc4 or newer.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 14800 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11243

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0749