FreeBSD : subversion -- mod_dav_svn vulnerability (1839f78c-9f2b-11e3-980f-20cf30e32f6d)

high Nessus Plugin ID 72717
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Synopsis

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.

Description

Subversion Project reports :

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will crash when it receives an OPTIONS request against the server root and Subversion is configured to handle the server root and SVNListParentPath is on. This can lead to a DoS. There are no known instances of this problem being exploited in the wild, but the details of how to exploit it have been disclosed on the Subversion development mailing list.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2014-0032-advisory.txt

http://www.nessus.org/u?98bb6e5a

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 72717

File Name: freebsd_pkg_1839f78c9f2b11e3980f20cf30e32f6d.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 2/27/2014

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:subversion, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:subversion16, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:subversion17, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2/26/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/10/2014