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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0737

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the web-based installer (config/index.php) in MediaWiki 1.6 before 1.6.12, 1.12 before 1.12.4, and 1.13 before 1.13.4, when the installer is in active use, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2009-02-25 Last Update Date : 2009-10-14
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1901 mediawiki1.7 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7936 unix
DSA-1901-1 mediawiki1.7 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13704 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-0737

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.6.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.12.0 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.12.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.12.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.12.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.12.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.13.0 RC2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.13.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.13.0 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.13.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.13.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.13.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mediawiki Mediawiki 23

- References For CVE-2009-0737
MLIST [MediaWiki-announce] 20090207 MediaWiki releases: security update and new major branch
VUPEN ADV-2009-0368
BID 33681 MediaWiki 'config/index.php' Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-10-05 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0737

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

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