CVE Reference: CVE-2010-2787

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CVE-2010-2787

Description:
api.php in MediaWiki before 1.15.5 does not prevent use of public caching headers for private data, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and obtain sensitive information by retrieving documents from an HTTP proxy cache that has been used by a victim.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

MLIST
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/07/29/4
  http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2010-July/000092.html

FEDORA
  http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-April/058588.html
  http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-April/059235.html
  http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-April/059232.html
  http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-April/058910.html

CONFIRM
  http://svn.wikimedia.org/viewvc/mediawiki?view=revision&revision=69776

BID
  42019


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