MediaWiki Unsupported Version Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

An unsupported version of MediaWiki is running on the remote host.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, an installation of
MediaWiki on the remote host is no longer supported.

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 a version of MediaWiki that is currently supported.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 73568 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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