|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 4301-1 (mediawiki - security update)|
|Summary:||Multiple security vulnerabilities have been discovered in MediaWiki, a;website engine for collaborative work, which result in incorrectly;configured rate limits, information disclosure in Special:Redirect/logid;and bypass of an account lock.|
Multiple security vulnerabilities have been discovered in MediaWiki, a
website engine for collaborative work, which result in incorrectly
configured rate limits, information disclosure in Special:Redirect/logid
and bypass of an account lock.
MediaWiki is a wiki engine (a program for creating a collaboratively
edited website). It is designed to handle heavy websites containing
library-like document collections, and supports user uploads of
images/sounds, multilingual content, TOC autogeneration, ISBN links,
mediawiki on Debian Linux
For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your mediawiki packages.
For the detailed security status of mediawiki please refer to
its security tracker page at:
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-0503|
Debian Security Information: DSA-4301 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-0504
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-0505
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net|
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