SuSE 10 Security Update : subversion (ZYPP Patch Number 8628)

High Nessus Plugin ID 68955


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of subversion fixes two potential DoS vulnerabilities (bug#821505, CVE-2013-1968 / CVE-2013-2112).

- Server-side bugfixes :

- fix FSFS repository corruption due to newline in filename (issue #4340)

- fix svnserve exiting when a client connection is aborted (r1482759)

- Other tool improvements and bugfixes :

- fix argument processing in contrib hook scripts (r1485350)


Apply ZYPP patch number 8628.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 68955

File Name: suse_cvs2svn-8628.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/18

Modified: 2013/08/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/06/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1968, CVE-2013-2112