Debian DSA-2181-1 : subversion - denial of service
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 52548
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionPhilip Martin discovered that HTTP-based Subversion servers crash when processing lock requests on repositories which support unauthenticated read access.
SolutionUpgrade the subversion packages.
For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.1dfsg1-6.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.6.12dfsg-5.