|Bugzilla:||709112: CVE-2011-1783 subversion (mod_dav_svn): DoS (excessive memory use) when configured to provide path-based access control|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The mod_dav_svn module for the Apache HTTP Server, as distributed in Apache Subversion 1.5.x and 1.6.x before 1.6.17, when the SVNPathAuthz short_circuit option is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and memory consumption) in opportunistic circumstances by requesting data.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (subversion)||RHSA-2011:0862||June 08, 2011|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (subversion)||RHSA-2011:0862||June 08, 2011|
Red Hat would like to thank the Apache Subversion project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Ivan Zhakov of VisualSVN as the original reporter.
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