Gentoo: 201309-11 Subversion: Multiple vulnerabilities
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Gentoo Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Subversion, allowing attackers to cause a Denial of Service, escalate privileges, or obtain sensitive information.
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201309-11
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                                            http://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Low
    Title: Subversion: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: September 23, 2013
     Bugs: #350166, #356741, #369065, #463728, #463860, #472202, #482166
       ID: 201309-11

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Subversion, allowing
attackers to cause a Denial of Service, escalate privileges, or obtain
sensitive information.

Background
==========

Subversion is a versioning system designed to be a replacement for CVS.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  dev-vcs/subversion           < 1.7.13                  >= 1.7.13

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Subversion. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition or obtain
sensitive information. A local attacker could escalate his privileges
to the user running svnserve.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Subversion users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-vcs/subversion-1.7.13"

References
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[  1 ] CVE-2010-4539
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4539
[  2 ] CVE-2010-4644
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4644
[  3 ] CVE-2011-0715
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0715
[  4 ] CVE-2011-1752
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-1752
[  5 ] CVE-2011-1783
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-1783
[  6 ] CVE-2011-1921
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-1921
[  7 ] CVE-2013-1845
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1845
[  8 ] CVE-2013-1846
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1846
[  9 ] CVE-2013-1847
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1847
[ 10 ] CVE-2013-1849
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1849
[ 11 ] CVE-2013-1884
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1884
[ 12 ] CVE-2013-1968
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1968
[ 13 ] CVE-2013-2088
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2088
[ 14 ] CVE-2013-2112
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2112
[ 15 ] CVE-2013-4131
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4131
[ 16 ] CVE-2013-4277
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4277

Availability
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This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201309-11.xml

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License

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belongs to its owner(s).

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