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MediaWiki: Improper Access Control (CVE-2015-8008)

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MediaWiki: Improper Access Control (CVE-2015-8008)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/29/2017
Created
10/26/2019
Added
10/23/2019
Modified
10/23/2019

Description

The OAuth extension for MediaWiki improperly negotiates a new client token only over Special:OAuth/initiate, which allows attackers to bypass intended IP address access restrictions by making an API request with an existing token.

Solution(s)

  • mediawiki-upgrade-1_25_3

References

  • mediawiki-upgrade-1_25_3

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