Apache Subversion < 1.6.23 / 1.7.x < 1.7.10 Multiple Remote DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 68930
SynopsisThe remote host has an application that is affected by multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe installed version of Apache Subversion Server is prior to 1.6.23 or 1.7.x prior to 1.7.10. It is, therefore, affected by multiple remote denial of service vulnerabilities :
- A flaw exists when handling specially crafted filenames that could result in corruption of the FSFS repository.
A workaround exists to install a pre-commit hook that will prevent unsanitized filenames from being committed into the repository. (CVE-2013-1968)
- A flaw exists in svnserve server where improperly handled aborted connection message are handled as critical errors. (CVE-2013-2112)
SolutionUpgrade to Apache Subversion Server 1.6.23 / 1.7.10 / 1.8.0 or later or apply the vendor patches or workarounds.