Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : subversion (MDVSA-2011:067)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53309
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was discovered and corrected in subversion :
The mod_dav_svn module for the Apache HTTP Server, as distributed in Apache Subversion before 1.6.16, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and daemon crash) via a request that contains a lock token (CVE-2011-0715).
Additionally for Corporate Server 4 and Enterprise Server 5 subversion have been upgraded to the 1.6.16 version due to of numerous upstream fixes and new features, the serf packages has also been upgraded to the now required 0.3.0 version.
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The updated packages have been upgraded to the 1.6.16 version which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.