Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1052-1 subversion -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
11 Aug 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9800.
More information:

It was discovered that there was a arbitrary code execution vulnerability in the subversion revision control system via malicious "svn+ssh" URLs in "svn:externals" and "svn:sync-from-url".

For Debian 7 Wheezy, this issue has been fixed in subversion version 1.6.17dfsg-4+deb7u12.

We recommend that you upgrade your subversion packages.