FreeBSD : subversion -- DoS vulnerabilities (8e887b71-d769-11e4-b1c2-20cf30e32f6d)

high Nessus Plugin ID 82481


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


Subversion Project reports :

Subversion HTTP servers with FSFS repositories are vulnerable to a remotely triggerable excessive memory use with certain REPORT requests.

Subversion mod_dav_svn and svnserve are vulnerable to a remotely triggerable assertion DoS vulnerability for certain requests with dynamically evaluated revision numbers.

Subversion HTTP servers allow spoofing svn:author property values for new revisions.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82481

File Name: freebsd_pkg_8e887b71d76911e4b1c220cf30e32f6d.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 4/1/2015

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

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

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: 3/31/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/31/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0202, CVE-2015-0248, CVE-2015-0251