openSUSE Security Update : subversion (openSUSE-SU-2014:0334-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75279


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Apache Subversion was updated to 1.7.16 [bnc#862459] This release addresses one security issue: CVE-2014-0032: mod_dav_svn DoS vulnerability with SVNListParentPath. Affects servers with mod_dav_svn when configured on the root path of the server and SVNListParentPath is on.

- Client-side bugfixes :

- copy: fix some scenarios that broke the working copy

- diff: fix regressions due to fixes in 1.7.14

- Server-side bugfixes :

- mod_dav_svn: prevent crashes with SVNListParentPath on (CVE-2014-0032)

- reduce memory usage during checkout and export Developer-visible changes :

- fix failure in

- support compiling against Cyrus sasl 2.1.25

- support compiling against neon 0.30.x

- modified patches :

- subversion-no-build-date.patch for context changes

- 1.7.15 was not released

- only require and build with junit when building with java and running regression tests


Update the affected subversion packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75279

File Name: openSUSE-2014-186.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsvn_auth_gnome_keyring-1-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsvn_auth_gnome_keyring-1-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsvn_auth_kwallet-1-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsvn_auth_kwallet-1-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-bash-completion, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-perl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-perl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-python, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-python-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-server, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-server-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:subversion-tools-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/02/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0032

BID: 65434