CVE-2013-4572

NameCVE-2013-4572
DescriptionThe CentralNotice extension for MediaWiki before 1.19.9, 1.20.x before 1.20.8, and 1.21.x before 1.21.3 sets the Cache-Control header to cache session cookies when a user is autocreated, which allows remote attackers to authenticate as the created user.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2891-1
Debian Bugs729629

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mediawiki (PTS)buster1:1.31.16-1+deb10u2fixed
buster (security)1:1.31.16-1+deb10u4fixed
bullseye (security), bullseye1:1.35.8-1~deb11u1fixed
bookworm, sid1:1.39.1-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mediawikisourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
mediawikisourcewheezy1:1.19.14+dfsg-0+deb7u1DSA-2891-1
mediawikisource(unstable)1:1.19.8+dfsg-2.2729629
mediawiki-extensionssourcewheezy3.5~deb7u1DSA-2891-1

Notes

https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=53032

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