Apache Subversion 1.3.x - 1.7.14 / 1.8.x < 1.8.8 'mod_dav_svn' DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 72744


The remote host has an application that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


The installed version of Subversion Server is affected by an error related to 'mod_dav_svn', the 'SVNListParentPath' configuration option, and handling 'OPTIONS' requests that could allow denial of service attacks.


Upgrade to Subversion Server 1.7.16 / 1.8.8 or later, or apply the vendor-supplied patch or workaround.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72744

File Name: subversion_1_8_8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/02/28

Modified: 2016/05/13

Dependencies: 40619

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:subversion

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Subversion Server, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/01/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/01/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0032

BID: 65434

OSVDB: 102927