CVE-2016-6334

NVD - CVE-2016-6334

CVE-2016-6334 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Parser::replaceInternalLinks2 method 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 inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors involving replacement of percent encoding in unclosed internal links.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98057
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/T137264 Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6334
NVD Published Date:
04/20/2017
NVD Last Modified:
04/28/2017
Source:
MITRE