Debian DLA-207-1 : subversion security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 83060

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security update.

Description

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Subversion, a version control system. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems :

CVE-2015-0248

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

CVE-2015-0251

Subversion HTTP servers allow spoofing svn:author property values for new revisions via specially crafted v1 HTTP protocol request sequences.

CVE-2013-1845

Subversion mod_dav_svn was vulnerable to a denial of service attack through a remotely triggered memory exhaustion.

CVE-2013-1846 / CVE-2013-1847 / CVE-2013-1849 / CVE-2014-0032

Subversion mod_dav_svn was vulnerable to multiple remotely triggered crashes.

This update has been prepared by James McCoy.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Upgrade the affected packages.

See Also

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2015/04/msg00021.html

https://packages.debian.org/source/squeeze-lts/subversion

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83060

File Name: debian_DLA-207.nasl

Version: 2.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/27/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libapache2-svn, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsvn-dev, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsvn-doc, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsvn-java, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsvn-perl, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsvn-ruby, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsvn-ruby1.8, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsvn1, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python-subversion, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:subversion, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:subversion-tools, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/24/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1845, CVE-2013-1846, CVE-2013-1847, CVE-2013-1849, CVE-2014-0032, CVE-2015-0248, CVE-2015-0251

BID: 58323, 58895, 58896, 58897, 65434, 74259, 74260