Fedora 10 : mediawiki-1.15.1-48.fc10 (2009-7750)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update upgrades mediawiki code to 1.15.1 and fixes some path
references. Upstream comments: This is a security and bugfix release
of MediaWiki 1.15.1 and 1.14.1. A cross-site scripting (XSS)
vulnerability was discovered. Only versions 1.14.0, 1.15.0 and release
candidates for those releases are affected.

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=484855
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=494362
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=494880
http://www.nessus.org/u?243de10c

Solution :

Update the affected mediawiki package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39860 (fedora_2009-7750.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 35662

CVE ID:

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