Debian Security Advisory DSA 2596-1 (mediawiki-extensions - cross-site scripting)

2013-09-18T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:892596
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net
Modified 2018-02-28T00:00:00

Description

Thorsten Glaser discovered that the RSSReader extension for MediaWiki, a website engine for collaborative work, does not properly escape tags in feeds. This could allow a malicious feed to inject JavaScript into the MediaWiki pages.

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: deb_2596_1.nasl 8972 2018-02-28 07:02:10Z cfischer $
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include("revisions-lib.inc");

tag_affected  = "mediawiki-extensions on Debian Linux";
tag_insight   = "This metapackage provides all the extensions for mediawiki
available in Debian.";
tag_solution  = "For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.3squeeze2.

For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem will be fixed soon.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.11.

We recommend that you upgrade your mediawiki-extensions packages.";
tag_summary   = "Thorsten Glaser discovered that the RSSReader extension for MediaWiki, a
website engine for collaborative work, does not properly escape tags in
feeds. This could allow a malicious feed to inject JavaScript into the
MediaWiki pages.";
tag_vuldetect = "This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.";

if(description)
{
    script_id(892596);
    script_version("$Revision: 8972 $");
    script_cve_id("CVE-2012-6453");
    script_name("Debian Security Advisory DSA 2596-1 (mediawiki-extensions - cross-site scripting)");
    script_tag(name: "last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-02-28 08:02:10 +0100 (Wed, 28 Feb 2018) $");
    script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2013-09-18 11:53:02 +0200 (Wed, 18 Sep 2013)");
    script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.3");
    script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N");

    script_xref(name: "URL", value: "http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2596.html");


    script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);

    script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net");
    script_family("Debian Local Security Checks");
    script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
    script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/debian_linux", "ssh/login/packages");
    script_tag(name: "affected",  value: tag_affected);
    script_tag(name: "insight",   value: tag_insight);
#    script_tag(name: "impact",    value: tag_impact);
    script_tag(name: "solution",  value: tag_solution);
    script_tag(name: "summary",   value: tag_summary);
    script_tag(name: "vuldetect", value: tag_vuldetect);
    script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
    script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

    exit(0);
}

include("pkg-lib-deb.inc");

res = "";
report = "";
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions-base", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions-collection", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions-confirmedit", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions-fckeditor", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions-geshi", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions-graphviz", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions-ldapauth", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mediawiki-extensions-openid", ver:"2.3squeeze2", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}

if (report != "") {
    security_message(data:report);
} else if (__pkg_match) {
    exit(99); # Not vulnerable.
}