SuSE 10 Security Update : subversion (ZYPP Patch Number 8628)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update of subversion fixes two potential DoS vulnerabilities
(bug#821505, CVE-2013-1968 / CVE-2013-2112).

- Server-side bugfixes :

- fix FSFS repository corruption due to newline in
filename (issue #4340)

- fix svnserve exiting when a client connection is aborted
(r1482759)

- Other tool improvements and bugfixes :

- fix argument processing in contrib hook scripts
(r1485350)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1968.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2112.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8628.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68955 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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