CVE-2014-3966

NameCVE-2014-3966
DescriptionCross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Special:PasswordReset in MediaWiki before 1.19.16, 1.21.x before 1.21.10, and 1.22.x before 1.22.7, when wgRawHtml is enabled, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via an invalid username.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2957-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs750527

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mediawiki (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy1:1.19.20+dfsg-0+deb7u3fixed
sid1:1.27.1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mediawikisource(unstable)1:1.19.16+dfsg-1low750527
mediawikisourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
mediawikisourcewheezy1:1.19.16+dfsg-0+deb7u1lowDSA-2957-1

Notes

https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=65501

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