CVE-2016-6333

NameCVE-2016-6333
DescriptionCross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the CSS user subpage preview feature 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 the edit box in Special:MyPage/common.css.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mediawiki (PTS)stretch1:1.27.7-1~deb9u3fixed
stretch (security)1:1.27.7-1~deb9u5fixed
buster1:1.31.7-1~deb10u1fixed
buster (security)1:1.31.10-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid1:1.35.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mediawikisourcewheezy(unfixed)end-of-life
mediawikisource(unstable)1:1.27.1-1

Notes

[wheezy] - mediawiki <end-of-life> (not supported in Wheezy LTS)
https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikitech-l/2016-August/086342.html

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