Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : subversion (MDVSA-2015:005)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated subversion packages fix security vulnerabilities :

A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in the way mod_dav_svn
handled REPORT requests. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could use
a crafted REPORT request to crash mod_dav_svn (CVE-2014-3580).

A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in the way mod_dav_svn
handled URIs for virtual transaction names. A remote, unauthenticated
attacker could send a request for a virtual transaction name that does
not exist, causing mod_dav_svn to crash (CVE-2014-8108).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0545.html

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80386 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71725
71726

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

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