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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-6735

The reset functionality in the TimedMediaHandler extension for MediaWiki does not create a new transcode, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (transcode deletion) by resetting a transcode.
Publish Date : 2015-09-01 Last Update Date : 2016-12-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 17

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-6735

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Timedmediahandler Project Timedmediahandler - ~~~mediawiki~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Timedmediahandler Project Timedmediahandler 1

- References For CVE-2015-6735

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201510-05
GENTOO GLSA-201510-05
https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T100211 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/12/6
MLIST [oss-security] 20150812 CVE Request: MediaWiki 1.25.2, 1.24.3, 1.23.10
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/27/6
MLIST [oss-security] 20150827 Re: CVE Request: MediaWiki 1.25.2, 1.24.3, 1.23.10
https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/mediawiki-announce/2015-August/000179.html
MLIST [MediaWiki-announce] 20150810 MediaWiki Security and Maintenance Releases: 1.25.2, 1.24.3, 1.23.10
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76362
BID 76362 MediaWiki Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2015-11-03
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-August/165193.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-13920

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-6735

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


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