openSUSE Security Update : subversion (openSUSE-SU-2014:1725-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This Apache Subversion update fixes the following security and non
security issues.

- Apache Subversion 1.8.11

- This release addresses two security issues: [boo#909935]

- CVE-2014-3580: mod_dav_svn DoS from invalid REPORT
requests.

- CVE-2014-8108: mod_dav_svn DoS from use of invalid
transaction names.

- Client-side bugfixes :

- checkout/update: fix file externals failing to follow
history and subsequently silently failing

- patch: don't skip targets in valid --git difs

- diff: make property output in diffs stable

- diff: fix diff of local copied directory with props

- diff: fix changelist filter for repos-WC and WC-WC

- remove broken conflict resolver menu options that always
error out

- improve gpg-agent support

- fix crash in eclipse IDE with GNOME Keyring

- fix externals shadowing a versioned directory

- fix problems working on unix file systems that don't
support permissions

- upgrade: keep external registrations

- cleanup: iprove performance of recorded timestamp fixups

- translation updates for German

- Server-side bugfixes :

- disable revprop caching feature due to cache
invalidation problems

- skip generating uniquifiers if rep-sharing is not
supported

- mod_dav_svn: reject requests with missing repository
paths

- mod_dav_svn: reject requests with invalid virtual
transaction names

- mod_dav_svn: avoid unneeded memory growth in resource
walking

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-12/msg00107.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=909935

Solution :

Update the affected subversion packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80299 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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