Fedora 19 : mediawiki-1.20.5-1.fc19 (2013-7654)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 66593

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Changes since 1.20.4

- (bug 46590) Add hook AbortChangePassword to Special:ChangePassword

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

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

- mwdocgen.php: Implement --version option.

- Remove svnstat stuff used in Doxygen generation

- (bug 43594) Correctly supress warnings that were missed after the upstream

- PHP change to E_STRICT being included in E_ALL.

- jshint: Allow global mw to be set in mediawiki.js

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.

Solution

Update the affected mediawiki package.

See Also

https://translatewiki.net/

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=958303

http://www.nessus.org/u?3edcc808

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66593

File Name: fedora_2013-7654.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/26/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mediawiki, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:19

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/8/2013

Reference Information

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

FEDORA: 2013-7654