Date: Thu, 3 Feb 2011 11:10:22 -0500 (EST) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: coley <coley@...re.org> Subject: Re: CVE request: Server-side arbitrary script inclusion vulnerability in MediaWiki <=1.16.1 Please use CVE-2011-0537 Thanks. -- JB ----- Original Message ----- > Greetings, > > MediaWiki 1.16.2 was just released as a security update for two > vulnerabilities. One already has a CVE, but this one still needs one: > > "An arbitrary script inclusion vulnerability was discovered. The > vulnerability only allows execution of files with names ending in > ".php" which are already present in the local filesystem. Only servers > running Microsoft Windows and possibly Novell Netware are affected. > Despite these mitigating factors, all users are advised to upgrade, > since there is a risk of complete server compromise. MediaWiki 1.8.0 > and later is affected. For more details, see bug 27094" > > https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27094 > > Thanks, > ~reed > > -- > Reed Loden > reed@...dloden.com
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