Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : subversion (MDVSA-2013:173)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been found and corrected in subversion :

If a filename which contains a newline character (ASCII 0x0a) is
committed to a repository using the FSFS format, the resulting
revision is corrupt. This can lead to disruption for users of the
repository (CVE-2013-1968).

Subversion's svnserve server process may exit when an incoming TCP
connection is closed early in the connection process. This can lead to
disruption for users of the server (CVE-2013-2112).

This advisory provides the latest versions of subversion
(1.6.23/1.7.10) which is not vulnerable to these issues.

See also :

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2013-1968-advisory.txt
http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2013-2112-advisory.txt

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66890 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60264
60267

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1968
CVE-2013-2112

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