[ANNOUNCEMENT] [SECURITY] Updated: subversion-1.8.11-1
Sun Dec 21 17:09:00 GMT 2014
This release addresses two security issues:
CVE-2014-3580: mod_dav_svn DoS from invalid REPORT requests.
CVE-2014-8108: mod_dav_svn DoS from use of invalid transaction names.
See CHANGES (URL below) for more information about the differences
between 1.8.0 and previous Subversion releases.
IMPORTANT: Please read the release notes (URL below) before
upgrading from a previous major release. 1.8 includes a new working
copy format with a manual upgrade operation. This will render your
working copy unusable with previous major releases. Furthermore,
there are some issues trying to upgrade corrupt working copies.
Please see the release notes
for more details about the changes in Subversion.
for more details about the changes in 1.8.11.
This release changes mod_dav_svn to no longer map requests to the local
filesystem. Administrators of mod_dav_svn servers should read the
section about this in the release notes:
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