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CVE-2015-8001 Detail

Current Description

The chunked upload API (ApiUpload) in MediaWiki before 1.23.11, 1.24.x before 1.24.4, and 1.25.x before 1.25.3 does not restrict the uploaded data to the claimed file size, which allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service via a chunk that exceeds the file size.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034028
https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2015-October/000181.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T91203 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-284 Improper Access Control NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mediawiki:mediawiki:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.23.10
 cpe:2.3:a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.24.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.24.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.24.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.25.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.25.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.25.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-8001
NVD Published Date:
11/09/2015
NVD Last Modified:
11/10/2015