Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : subversion (MDVSA-2013:153)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66252

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VPR Score: 4.4

Synopsis

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

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities has been found and corrected in subversion :

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will use excessive amounts of memory when a large number of properties are set or deleted on a node. This can lead to a DoS. There are no known instances of this problem being observed in the wild (CVE-2013-1845).

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will crash when a LOCK request is made against activity URLs. This can lead to a DoS.
There are no known instances of this problem being observed in the wild (CVE-2013-1846).

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will crash in some circumstances when a LOCK request is made against a non-existent URL.
This can lead to a DoS. There are no known instances of this problem being observed in the wild (CVE-2013-1847).

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will crash when a PROPFIND request is made against activity URLs. This can lead to a DoS. There are no known instances of this problem being observed in the wild, but the details of how to exploit it have been disclosed on the full disclosure mailing list (CVE-2013-1849).

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will crash when a log REPORT request receives a limit that is out of the allowed range.
This can lead to a DoS. There are no known instances of this problem being used as a DoS in the wild (CVE-2013-1884).

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 1.7.9 version which is not affected by these issues.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2013-1845-advisory.txt

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2013-1846-advisory.txt

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2013-1847-advisory.txt

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2013-1849-advisory.txt

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2013-1884-advisory.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66252

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-153.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Published: 2013/04/29

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:apache-mod_dav_svn, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64svn-gnome-keyring0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64svn0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64svnjavahl1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:perl-SVN, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:perl-svn-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:python-svn, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:python-svn-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ruby-svn, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ruby-svn-devel, 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-gnome-keyring-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:subversion-server, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:subversion-tools, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:svn-javahl, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1845, CVE-2013-1846, CVE-2013-1847, CVE-2013-1849, CVE-2013-1884

BID: 58323, 58895, 58896, 58897, 58898

MDVSA: 2013:153