Fedora 7 : mediawiki-1.9.3-34.0.2.fc7 (2007-1442)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes the following vulnerability :

'Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the AJAX features in
index.php in MediaWiki 1.6.x through 1.9.2, when $wgUseAjax is
enabled, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or
HTML via a UTF-7 encoded value of the rs parameter, which is processed
by Internet Explorer.'

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e1e41ba6

Solution :

Update the affected mediawiki and / or mediawiki-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27715 (fedora_2007-1442.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1054

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