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MediaWiki: Information Exposure (CVE-2008-5688)

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MediaWiki: Information Exposure (CVE-2008-5688)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/19/2008
Created
10/26/2019
Added
10/23/2019
Modified
10/23/2019

Description

MediaWiki 1.8.1, and other versions before 1.13.3, when the wgShowExceptionDetails variable is enabled, sometimes provides the full installation path in a debugging message, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via unspecified requests that trigger an uncaught exception.

Solution(s)

  • mediawiki-upgrade-latest

References

  • mediawiki-upgrade-latest

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