Mageia 2019-0301: mediawiki security update

    Date 23 Oct 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated mediawiki packages fix security vulnerability: In MediaWiki through 1.33.0, Special:Redirect allows information disclosure of suppressed usernames via a User ID Lookup (CVE-2019-16738).
    MGASA-2019-0301 - Updated mediawiki packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 23 Oct 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0301.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-16738
    
    Updated mediawiki packages fix security vulnerability:
    
    In MediaWiki through 1.33.0, Special:Redirect allows information disclosure
    of suppressed usernames via a User ID Lookup (CVE-2019-16738).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25566
    - https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2019-October/000236.html
    - https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2019-October/000238.html
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-16738
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/mediawiki-1.31.5-1.mga7
    

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