FreeBSD : subversion -- DoS vulnerabilities (f5561ade-846c-11e4-b7a7-20cf30e32f6d)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 80039

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 a REPORT request for some invalid formatted special URIs.

Subversion's mod_dav_svn Apache HTTPD server module will crash when it receives a request for some invalid formatted special URIs.

We consider this to be a medium risk vulnerability. Repositories which allow for anonymous reads will be vulnerable without authentication.
Unfortunately, no special configuration is required and all mod_dav_svn servers are vulnerable.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2014-3580-advisory.txt

http://subversion.apache.org/security/CVE-2014-8108-advisory.txt

http://www.nessus.org/u?2200f32f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80039

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f5561ade846c11e4b7a720cf30e32f6d.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 12/16/2014

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mod_dav_svn, 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: 12/15/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/13/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3580, CVE-2014-8108