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MediaWiki: Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CVE-2008-5687)

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MediaWiki: Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CVE-2008-5687)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/19/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/24/2017
Modified
10/23/2019

Description

MediaWiki 1.11, and other versions before 1.13.3, does not properly protect against the download of backups of deleted images, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via requests for files in images/deleted/.

Solution(s)

  • mediawiki-upgrade-latest

References

  • mediawiki-upgrade-latest

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