Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mediawiki (MDVSA-2015:006)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80425
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated mediawiki packages fix security vulnerabilities :
In MediaWiki before 1.23.8, thumb.php outputs wikitext message as raw HTML, which could lead to cross-site scripting. Permission to edit MediaWiki namespace is required to exploit this.
In MediaWiki before 1.23.8, a malicious site can bypass CORS restrictions in in API calls if it only included an allowed domain as part of its name.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.