CVE Reference: CVE-2012-1578

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CVE-2012-1578

Description:
Multiple cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerabilities in MediaWiki 1.17.x before 1.17.3 and 1.18.x before 1.18.2 allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of users with the block permission for requests that (1) block a user via a request to the Block module or (2) unblock a user via a request to the Unblock module.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/78911

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA48504

OSVDB
  80361

MLIST
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/24/1
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/22/9
  http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2012-March/000110.html
  http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2012-March/000109.html

CONFIRM

BID
  52689


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