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The remote web server contains an application that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.
According to its version number, the instance of MediaWiki installed
on the remote host is affected by a cross-site scripting
A flaw exists with 'sortKey' in the 'InfoAction.php' script. This
could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code within the
server and browser trust relationship.
Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied on the
application's self-reported version number.
See also :
Upgrade to MediaWiki version 1.21.9 / 1.22.6 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: CGI abuses : XSS
Nessus Plugin ID: 73804 ()
Bugtraq ID: 67068
CVE ID: CVE-2014-2853
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