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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-2939: MediaWiki: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-2939: MediaWiki: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
04/13/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Scribunto extension for MediaWiki allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a function name, which is not properly handled in a Lua error backtrace.

Solution(s)

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

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