Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : subversion (MDVSA-2010:199)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in subversion :

authz.c in the mod_dav_svn module for the Apache HTTP Server, as
distributed in Apache Subversion 1.5.x before 1.5.8 and 1.6.x before
1.6.13, when SVNPathAuthz short_circuit is enabled, does not properly
handle a named repository as a rule scope, which allows remote
authenticated users to bypass intended access restrictions via svn
commands (CVE-2010-3315).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149&products_id=4
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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49967 ()

Bugtraq ID: 43678

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3315

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