CVE-2015-6728

2015-09-01T14:59:00
ID CVE-2015-6728
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-12-07T18:21:00

Description

The ApiBase::getWatchlistUser function in MediaWiki before 1.23.10, 1.24.x before 1.24.3, and 1.25.x before 1.25.2 does not perform token comparison in constant time, which allows remote attackers to guess the watchlist token and bypass CSRF protection via a timing attack.