FreeBSD : subversion -- multiple vulnerabilities (c8174b63-0d3a-11e6-b06e-d43d7eed0ce2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Subversion project reports :

svnserve, the svn:// protocol server, can optionally use the Cyrus
SASL library for authentication, integrity protection, and encryption.
Due to a programming oversight, authentication against Cyrus SASL
would permit the remote user to specify a realm string which is a
prefix of the expected realm string.

Subversion's httpd servers are vulnerable to a remotely triggerable
crash in the mod_authz_svn module. The crash can occur during an
authorization check for a COPY or MOVE request with a specially
crafted header value.

This allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90780 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2167

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