Last modified: 2006-05-23 04:16:56 UTC

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Bug 6055 - Javascript Security Exploit
Javascript Security Exploit
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
All Windows XP
: High critical (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-05-23 03:07 UTC by Naconkantari
Modified: 2006-05-23 04:16 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Naconkantari 2006-05-23 03:07:17 UTC
(copied from email)
Hi All,

Second MediaWiki 1.6.5 JavaScript Execution Vulnerability in the Parser.

Unlike the previous one, this one affects the live Wikipedia too (i.e.
tidy does not prevent it).

Vuln is here:
And also on the wikipedia here:

And the full list of Parser problems is here:
(Anything with yellow or red in the "Security aspects?" column is a
potential or actual JS execution problem, respectively; everything
else is an HTML validation problem).

All the best,
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2006-05-23 04:16:56 UTC
Fixed on trunk in r14349.

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