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Debian: CVE-2016-2167: subversion -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2016-2167: subversion -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
04/29/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/29/2016
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

The canonicalize_username function in svnserve/cyrus_auth.c in Apache Subversion before 1.8.16 and 1.9.x before 1.9.4, when Cyrus SASL authentication is used, allows remote attackers to authenticate and bypass intended access restrictions via a realm string that is a prefix of an expected repository realm string.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-subversion

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