openSUSE Security Update : subversion (subversion-1185)

High Nessus Plugin ID 40589


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This version upgrade of subversion to 1.5.7 fixes some buffer overflows in the client and server code that can occur while parsing binary diffs. (CVE-2009-2411) Version 1.5.7 also fixes various non-security bugs.


Update the affected subversion packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 40589

File Name: suse_11_1_subversion-090810.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/08/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 8.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-perl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-python, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-server, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-tools, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2411

CWE: 189