FreeBSD : mediawiki -- XSS vulnerability (74b7403c-c4d5-11da-b2fb-000e0c2e438a)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21453
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionThe mediawiki development team reports that there is an site scripting vulnerability within mediawiki. The vulnerability is caused by improper checking of encoded links which could allow the injection of html in the output generated by mediawiki. This could lead to cross site scripting attacks against mediawiki installations.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.