Fedora 8 : mediawiki-1.13.2-40.99.fc8 (2008-8678)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Sun Oct 5 2008 Axel Thimm <Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net> -
1.13.2-40.99

- Update to 1.13.2.

- Fedora 8 still needs ugly workaround.

- Sun Aug 24 2008 Axel Thimm <Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net>
- 1.13.0-40

- Use consistently Patch0 and %patch0.

- Sat Aug 16 2008 Axel Thimm <Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net>
- 1.13.0-39

- Update to 1.13.0.

- Wed May 21 2008 Tom 'spot' Callaway <tcallawa at
redhat.com> 1.10.4-40

- fix license tag

- Tue Mar 4 2008 Axel Thimm <Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net> -
1.10.4-38

- Update to 1.10.4.

- Sun Feb 17 2008 Axel Thimm <Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net>
- 1.10.3-37

- Update to 1.10.3.

- Fixes CVE-2008-0460 (bug #430286).

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=465734
http://www.nessus.org/u?9bcb5ee1

Solution :

Update the affected mediawiki package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34357 (fedora_2008-8678.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31540

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4408

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