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CVE-2013-4306 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in api/ApiQueryCheckUser.php in the CheckUser extension for MediaWiki, possibly Checkuser before 2.3, allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of arbitrary users for requests that "perform sensitive write actions" via unspecified vectors.

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CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2013-September/000133.html Patch 
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2013/q3/553 Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/62210 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=45019 Issue Tracking  Patch 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/86893 VDB Entry 
https://git.wikimedia.org/commit/mediawiki%2Fextensions%2FCheckUser.git/99ad25d066ce6111e798427cba7f21526827f651 Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-352 Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Red Hat, Inc.