Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2181-1 subversion -- denial of service
- Date Reported:
- 04 Mar 2011
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2011-0715.
- More information:
Philip Martin discovered that HTTP-based Subversion servers crash when processing lock requests on repositories which support unauthenticated read access.
For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.1dfsg1-6.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.6.12dfsg-5.
For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed in version 1.6.16dfsg-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your subversion packages.