Public Date:
970037: CVE-2013-2112 subversion: Remote DoS due improper handling of early-closing TCP connections

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The svnserve server in Subversion before 1.6.23 and 1.7.x before 1.7.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (exit) by aborting a connection.

Find out more about CVE-2013-2112 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


This issue affects the version of subversion as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 2.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (subversion) RHSA-2014:0255 2014-03-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (subversion) RHSA-2014:0255 2014-03-05

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