Fedora 7 : mediawiki-1.9.4-35.fc7 (2007-2189)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27755


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to 1.9.4 to fix cross site scripting vulnerability in API pretty-printing mode.

More info: http://secunia.com/advisories/26772/

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.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27755

File Name: fedora_2007-2189.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mediawiki, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mediawiki-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/09/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4828

BID: 25632

FEDORA: 2007-2189

Secunia: 26772

CWE: 79