This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200908-05
(Subversion: Remote execution of arbitrary code)
Matt Lewis of Google reported multiple integer overflows in the
libsvn_delta library, possibly leading to heap-based buffer overflows.
A remote attacker with commit access could exploit this vulnerability
by sending a specially crafted commit to a Subversion server, or a
remote attacker could entice a user to check out or update a repository
from a malicious Subversion server, possibly resulting in the execution
of arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the server or
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Subversion users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-util/subversion-1.6.4'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 40630 (gentoo_GLSA-200908-05.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2009-2411