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CVE-2012-4378 Detail

Current Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in MediaWiki before 1.18.5 and 1.19.x before 1.19.2, when unspecified JavaScript gadgets are used, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the userlang parameter to w/index.php.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/08/31/10 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/08/31/6 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=686330 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=853417 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2012-August/000119.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T39587 Issue Tracking Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki
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Up to (including)
1.18.4
 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.19.0
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 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.19.1
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-4378
NVD Published Date:
10/26/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/31/2017