GLSA-201310-21 : MediaWiki: Multiple vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 70677

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201310-21 (MediaWiki: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MediaWiki. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code, perform man-in-the-middle attacks, obtain sensitive information or perform cross-site scripting attacks.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All MediaWiki 1.21.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/mediawiki-1.21.2' All MediaWiki 1.20.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/mediawiki-1.20.7' All MediaWiki 1.19.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/mediawiki-1.19.8'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201310-21

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 70677

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201310-21.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Published: 10/29/2013

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:mediawiki, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/28/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/12/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1816, CVE-2013-1817, CVE-2013-1818, CVE-2013-1951, CVE-2013-2031, CVE-2013-2032, CVE-2013-2114, CVE-2013-4301, CVE-2013-4302, CVE-2013-4303, CVE-2013-4304, CVE-2013-4305, CVE-2013-4306, CVE-2013-4307, CVE-2013-4308

BID: 58304, 58305, 58306, 59077, 59594, 59595, 60077, 62194, 62201, 62202, 62203, 62210, 62215, 62218, 62434

GLSA: 201310-21