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CVE-2016-6331 Detail

Current Description

ApiParse in MediaWiki before 1.23.15, 1.26.x before 1.26.4, and 1.27.x before 1.27.1 allows remote attackers to bypass intended per-title read restrictions via a parse action to api.php.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1369613 Issue Tracking
https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2016-August/000195.html Mailing List Patch Vendor Advisory
https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T115333 Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki
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Up to (including)
1.23.14
 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.26.0
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 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.26.1
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 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.26.2
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 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.26.3
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 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.26.4
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 cpe:/a:mediawiki:mediawiki:1.27.0
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6331
NVD Published Date:
04/20/2017
NVD Last Modified:
04/24/2017