SuSE 10 Security Update : Subversion (ZYPP Patch Number 5362)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33785


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of subversion fixes multiple vulnerabilities.

- list CVS or SVN commits on 'all-forbidden' files.

- directly access hidden CVSROOT folders. (CVE-2008-1291)

- expose restricted content via the revision view, the log history, or the diff view. (CVE-2008-1292)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5362.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 33785

File Name: suse_cvs2svn-5362.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/08/01

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2008/06/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1290, CVE-2008-1291, CVE-2008-1292

CWE: 200