Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : subversion (MDVSA-2014:049)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in subversion :

The get_resource function in repos.c in the mod_dav_svn module in
Apache Subversion before 1.7.15 and 1.8.x before 1.8.6, when
SVNListParentPath is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (crash) via vectors related to the server root and
request methods other than GET, as demonstrated by the svn ls
http://svn.example.com command (CVE-2014-0032).

This advisory provides the latest version of subversion (1.7.16) which
is not vulnerable to this issue.

See also :

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2014-0032-advisory.txt

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72920 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65434

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0032

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