Debian: DSA-4301-1: mediawiki security update

    Date22 Sep 2018
    CategoryDebian
    4175
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Multiple security vulnerabilities have been discovered in MediaWiki, a website engine for collaborative work, which result in incorrectly configured rate limits, information disclosure in Special:Redirect/logid and bypass of an account lock.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4301-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    September 22, 2018                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : mediawiki
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-0503 CVE-2018-0504 CVE-2018-0505
    
    Multiple security vulnerabilities have been discovered in MediaWiki, a
    website engine for collaborative work, which result in incorrectly
    configured rate limits, information disclosure in Special:Redirect/logid
    and bypass of an account lock.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1:1.27.5-1~deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your mediawiki packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of mediawiki please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/mediawiki
    
    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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