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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2611

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in includes/Sanitizer.php in the variable handler in MediaWiki 1.6.x before r14349 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary Javascript via unspecified vectors, possibly involving the usage of the | (pipe) character.
Publish Date : 2006-05-25 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2611

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.5 R14348 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mediawiki Mediawiki 2

- References For CVE-2006-2611

http://mail.wikipedia.org/pipermail/wikitech-l/2006-May/035812.html
MLIST [Wikitech-l] 20060523 MediaWiki 1.6.5 JavaScript Execution Vulnerability # 2
http://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6055
http://nickj.org/MediaWiki
http://secunia.com/advisories/20189
SECUNIA 20189
http://mail.wikipedia.org/pipermail/wikitech-l/2006-May/035814.html
MLIST [Wikitech-l] 20060523 MediaWiki 1.6.5 JavaScript Execution Vulnerability # 2
http://svn.wikimedia.org/viewvc/mediawiki/trunk/phase3/includes/Sanitizer.php?r1=14349&r2=14348&pathrev=14349
http://svn.wikimedia.org/viewvc/mediawiki?view=rev&revision=14349 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1926
VUPEN ADV-2006-1926
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26646
XF mediawiki-unspecified-handler-xss(26646)
http://www.osvdb.org/25713
OSVDB 25713

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2611

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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