MediaWiki Unsupported Version Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host contains one or more unsupported versions of
MediaWiki.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, there is at least one
unsupported MediaWiki release installed on the remote host. This
version of the software is no longer actively maintained.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product
will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain
security vulnerabilities.

See also :

http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Version_lifecycle

Solution :

Upgrade to an actively maintained version.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 73568 ()

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