Fedora 19 : mediawiki-1.21.9-1.fc19 (2014-5691)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73875

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- (bug 63251) (CVE-2014-2853) SECURITY: Escape sortKey in pageInfo.

- (bug 58640) Fixed a compatibility issue with PCRE 8.34 that caused pages to appear blank or with missing text.

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Solution

Update the affected mediawiki package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?a6d8dee4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73875

File Name: fedora_2014-5691.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/05/06

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/27

Reference Information

BID: 67068

FEDORA: 2014-5691