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Mandriva: 2014:083: mediawiki Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated mediawiki packages fix security vulnerabilities: Login CSRF issue in MediaWiki before 1.22.5 in Special:ChangePassword, whereby a user can be logged into an attackers account without being aware of it, allowing the attacker to track the user's activity [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2014:083
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : mediawiki
 Date    : May 8, 2014
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated mediawiki packages fix security vulnerabilities:
 
 Login CSRF issue in MediaWiki before 1.22.5 in Special:ChangePassword,
 whereby a user can be logged into an attackers account without being
 aware of it, allowing the attacker to track the user's activity
 (CVE-2014-2665).
 
 XSS vulnerability in MediaWiki before 1.22.6, where if the default
 sort key is set to a string containing a script, the script will be
 executed when the page is viewed using the info action.
 
 MediaWiki has been updated to version 1.22.6, fixing this and other
 issues.
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2665
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0157.html
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0197.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 292fb98c951c1b2111ad9fe0bb26a6d2  mbs1/x86_64/mediawiki-1.22.6-1.mbs1.noarch.rpm
 7b12b37abd00c4f4e9cf3987d1305ffb  mbs1/x86_64/mediawiki-mysql-1.22.6-1.mbs1.noarch.rpm
 2d7eb5e3fba48833afa4ab7c6d7c7f52  mbs1/x86_64/mediawiki-pgsql-1.22.6-1.mbs1.noarch.rpm
 854f21c25837fbabf6e44353606e5ba3  mbs1/x86_64/mediawiki-sqlite-1.22.6-1.mbs1.noarch.rpm 
 16c61971b495a75a2fbb85c3a3685d76  mbs1/SRPMS/mediawiki-1.22.6-1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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