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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-4301

includes/resourceloader/ResourceLoaderContext.php in MediaWiki 1.19.x before 1.19.8, 1.20.x before 1.20.7, and 1.21.x before 1.21.2 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a "<" (open angle bracket) character in the lang parameter to w/load.php, which reveals the installation path in an error message.
Publish Date : 2013-10-26 Last Update Date : 2017-08-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-4301

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.19.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.19.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.19.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.19.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.19.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.19.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.19.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.19.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.20.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.20.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.20.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.20.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.20.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.20.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mediawiki Mediawiki 1.21.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mediawiki Mediawiki 17

- References For CVE-2013-4301 CONFIRM
XF mediawiki-cve20134301-info-disclosure(86895) CONFIRM CONFIRM
MLIST [MediaWiki-announce] 20130903 MediaWiki Security Release: 1.21.2, 1.20.7 and 1.19.8 CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20130904 Re: CVE request: MediaWiki Security Release: 1.21.2, 1.20.7 and 1.19.8

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-4301

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

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