FreeBSD : subversion -- DoS vulnerabilities (f5561ade-846c-11e4-b7a7-20cf30e32f6d)

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


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Subversion Project reports :

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will crash when it
receives a REPORT request for some invalid formatted special URIs.

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will crash when it
receives a request for some invalid formatted special URIs.

We consider this to be a medium risk vulnerability. Repositories which
allow for anonymous reads will be vulnerable without authentication.
Unfortunately, no special configuration is required and all
mod_dav_svn servers are vulnerable.

See also :

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2014-3580-advisory.txt
http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2014-8108-advisory.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?6d3af260

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80039 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3580
CVE-2014-8108

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