Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4301-1 mediawiki -- security update

Date Reported:
22 Sep 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-0503, CVE-2018-0504, CVE-2018-0505.
More information:

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: