Fedora 17 : mediawiki-1.19.6-1.fc17 (2013-7701)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66502


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Changes since 1.19.5

- (bug 47304) SECURITY: Check SVG xml encoding against whitelist

- (bug 46590) Added AbortChangePassword hook to allow extensions to abort password changes from Special:ChangePassword

- Localisation updates from http://translatewiki.net.

- mwdocgen.php: Implement --version option.

- Remove svnstat stuff used in Doxygen generation

- E_USER_DEPRECATED undefined prior to php 5.3

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 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66502

File Name: fedora_2013-7701.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/19

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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: 2013/05/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2031, CVE-2013-2032

BID: 59594, 59595

FEDORA: 2013-7701