Debian: DSA-3110-1: mediawiki security update

    Date 23 Dec 2014
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    A flaw was discovered in mediawiki, a wiki engine: thumb.php outputs wikitext messages as raw HTML, potentially leading to cross-site scripting (XSS).
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3110-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Sebastien Delafond
    December 23, 2014                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : mediawiki
    Debian Bug     : 773654
    
    A flaw was discovered in mediawiki, a wiki engine: thumb.php outputs
    wikitext messages as raw HTML, potentially leading to cross-site
    scripting (XSS).
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.19.20+dfsg-0+deb7u3; this version additionally fixes a
    regression introduced in the previous release, DSA-3100-1.
    
    For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie) and unstable
    distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version
    1:1.19.20+dfsg-2.2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your mediawiki packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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