FreeBSD : mediawiki -- multiple vulnerabilities (be1aada2-be6c-11e8-8fc6-000c29434208)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117652


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


MediaWiki reports :

Security fixes :

T169545: $wgRateLimits entry for 'user' overrides 'newbie'.

T194605: BotPasswords can bypass CentralAuth's account lock.

T187638: When a log event is (partially) hidden Special:Redirect/logid can link to the incorrect log and reveal hidden

T193237: Special:BotPasswords should require reauthenticate.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117652

File Name: freebsd_pkg_be1aada2be6c11e88fc6000c29434208.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2018/09/24

Updated: 2018/11/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mediawiki127, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mediawiki129, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mediawiki130, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mediawiki131, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0503, CVE-2018-0504, CVE-2018-0505