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MediaWiki: Improper Access Control (CVE-2019-12468)

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MediaWiki: Improper Access Control (CVE-2019-12468)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/10/2019
Created
10/26/2019
Added
10/23/2019
Modified
10/23/2019

Description

An Incorrect Access Control vulnerability was found in Wikimedia MediaWiki 1.27.0 through 1.32.1. Directly POSTing to Special:ChangeEmail would allow for bypassing re-authentication, allowing for potential account takeover.

Solution(s)

  • mediawiki-upgrade-latest

References

  • mediawiki-upgrade-latest

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