openSUSE Security Update : subversion (openSUSE-SU-2014:0334-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Apache Subversion was updated to 1.7.16 [bnc#862459] This release
addresses one security issue: CVE-2014-0032: mod_dav_svn DoS
vulnerability with SVNListParentPath. Affects servers with mod_dav_svn
when configured on the root path of the server and SVNListParentPath
is on.

- Client-side bugfixes :

- copy: fix some scenarios that broke the working copy

- diff: fix regressions due to fixes in 1.7.14

- Server-side bugfixes :

- mod_dav_svn: prevent crashes with SVNListParentPath on
(CVE-2014-0032)

- reduce memory usage during checkout and export
Developer-visible changes :

- fix failure in checkout_tests.py

- support compiling against Cyrus sasl 2.1.25

- support compiling against neon 0.30.x

- modified patches :

- subversion-no-build-date.patch for context changes

- 1.7.15 was not released

- only require and build with junit when building with
java and running regression tests

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00011.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=862459

Solution :

Update the affected subversion 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: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75279 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65434

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0032

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