Amazon Linux AMI : subversion Remote Crash Vulnerability (ALAS-2014-318)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

A flaw was found in the way the mod_dav_svn module handled OPTIONS
requests. A remote attacker with read access to an SVN repository
served via HTTP could use this flaw to cause the httpd process that
handled such a request to crash.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?92982c04

Solution :

Run 'yum update subversion' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73237 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0032