Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : subversion (MDVSA-2011:067)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53309


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A 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.

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance Program. Please visit this link to learn more: products_id=490

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 1.6.16 version which is not vulnerable to this issue.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53309

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2011-067.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/04/07

Modified: 2016/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:apache-mod_dav_svn, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:apache-mod_dontdothat, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64serf-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64serf0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64svn-gnome-keyring0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64svn-kwallet0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64svn0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64svnjavahl1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libserf-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libserf0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsvn-gnome-keyring0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsvn-kwallet0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsvn0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsvnjavahl1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:perl-SVN, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:python-svn, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ruby-svn, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:subversion, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:subversion-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:subversion-doc, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:subversion-server, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:subversion-tools, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:svn-javahl, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/04/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0715

BID: 46734

MDVSA: 2011:067