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CVE-2013-4301

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2013-09-03
Bugzilla: 1004538: CVE-2013-4301 CVE-2013-4302 CVE-2013-4303 mediawiki: security releases 1.21.2, 1.20.7, and 1.19.8

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

includes/resourceloader/ResourceLoaderContext.php in MediaWiki 1.19.x before 1.19.8, 1.20.x before 1.20.7, and 1.21.x before 1.21.2 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a "<" (open angle bracket) character in the lang parameter to w/load.php, which reveals the installation path in an error message.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4301 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: None

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