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MediaWiki: Resource Management Errors (CVE-2015-2936)

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MediaWiki: Resource Management Errors (CVE-2015-2936)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
04/13/2015
Created
10/26/2019
Added
10/23/2019
Modified
10/23/2019

Description

MediaWiki 1.24.x before 1.24.2, when using PBKDF2 for password hashing, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a long password.

Solution(s)

  • mediawiki-upgrade-latest

References

  • mediawiki-upgrade-latest

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