Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2646-1 subversion -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 03 May 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-17525.
- More information:
One security issue has been discovered in subversion:
Subversion's mod_authz_svn module will crash if the server is using in-repository authz rules with the AuthzSVNReposRelativeAccessFile option and a client sends a request for a non-existing repository URL. This can lead to disruption for users of the service.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.9.5-1+deb9u6.
We recommend that you upgrade your subversion packages.
For the detailed security status of subversion please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/subversion
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS