USN-1096-1: Subversion vulnerability
29 March 2011
An attacker could send crafted input to the Subversion mod_dav_svn module for Apache and cause it to crash.
- subversion - Advanced version control system
Philip Martin discovered that the Subversion mod_dav_svn module for Apache
did not properly handle certain requests containing a lock token. A remote
attacker could use this flaw to cause the service to crash, leading to a
denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to restart any applications that
use Subversion, such as Apache when using mod_dav_svn, to make all the