CVE-2015-0248

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-03-31
CWE:
CWE-617
Bugzilla:
1205138: CVE-2015-0248 subversion: (mod_dav_svn) remote denial of service with certain requests with dynamically evaluated revision numbers
An assertion failure flaw was found in the way the SVN server processed certain requests with dynamically evaluated revision numbers. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause the SVN server (both svnserve and httpd with the mod_dav_svn module) to crash.

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Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is now in Production 3 Phase of the support and maintenance life cycle. This has been rated as having Moderate security impact and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
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-2015:1633 2015-08-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (subversion) RHSA-2015:1742 2015-09-08
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Apache Software Foundation for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Evgeny Kotkov of VisualSVN as the original reporter.

External References

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