openSUSE Security Update : subversion (openSUSE-2016-570)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for subversion fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-2167: mod_authz_svn: DoS in MOVE/COPY
authorization check (bsc#976849)

- CVE-2016-2168: svnserve/sasl may authenticate users
using the wrong realm (bsc#976850)

The following non-security bugs were fixed :

- bsc#969159: subversion dependencies did not enforce
matching password store

- bsc#911620: svnserve could not be started via YaST
Service manager

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=911620
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=969159
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=976849
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=976850

Solution :

Update the affected subversion packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90982 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2167
CVE-2016-2168

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