CVE Reference: CVE-2012-1581

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CVE-2012-1581

Description:
MediaWiki 1.17.x before 1.17.3 and 1.18.x before 1.18.2 uses weak random numbers for password reset tokens, which makes it easier for remote attackers to change the passwords of arbitrary users.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/78910

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA48504

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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