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HistorySep 25, 2023 - 12:00 a.m.

CVE-2023-3550

2023-09-2500:00:00
ubuntu.com
ubuntu.com
9
mediawiki
xml
validation
vulnerability
remote access
administrator

CVSS3

7.3

Attack Vector

NETWORK

Attack Complexity

LOW

Privileges Required

LOW

User Interaction

REQUIRED

Scope

UNCHANGED

Confidentiality Impact

HIGH

Integrity Impact

HIGH

Availability Impact

NONE

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

EPSS

0.001

Percentile

46.8%

Mediawiki v1.40.0 does not validate namespaces used in XML files.
Therefore, if the instance administrator allows XML file uploads, a remote
attacker with a low-privileged user account can use this exploit to become
an administrator by sending a malicious link to the instance administrator.

CVSS3

7.3

Attack Vector

NETWORK

Attack Complexity

LOW

Privileges Required

LOW

User Interaction

REQUIRED

Scope

UNCHANGED

Confidentiality Impact

HIGH

Integrity Impact

HIGH

Availability Impact

NONE

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

EPSS

0.001

Percentile

46.8%