Subversion < 1.0.5 svnserver svn:// Protocol Handler Remote Overflow
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 12284
SynopsisThe remote host has an application that is affected by a heap overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionA remote overflow exists in Subversion. svnserver fails to validate svn:// requests resulting in a heap overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.
SolutionUpgrade to version 1.0.5 or newer.