6935 : Subversion (SVN) svnserver svn:// Protocol Handler Remote Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2004-06-12

Description

A remote overflow exists in the Subversion libsvn_ra_svn library. svnserver fails to validate svn:// requests resulting in a heap overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.0.5 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

CollabNet, Inc.
Subversion
1.0
1.0.1
1.0.2
1.0.3
1.0.4

References

Tools & Filters

12284 13719 13720 13834 14518

Snort

15970

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 10.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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