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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-0537: MediaWiki: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-0537: MediaWiki: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/03/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
04/05/2018

Description

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in (1) languages/Language.php and (2) includes/StubObject.php in MediaWiki 1.8.0 and other versions before 1.16.2, when running on Windows and possibly Novell Netware, allow remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local PHP files via vectors related to a crafted language file and the Language::factory function.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-apps-mediawiki

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