Vulnerability CVE-2019-12473


Published: 2019-07-10

Description:
Wikimedia MediaWiki 1.27.0 through 1.32.1 might allow DoS. Passing invalid titles to the API could cause a DoS by querying the entire watchlist table. Fixed in 1.32.2, 1.31.2, 1.30.2 and 1.27.6.

Type:

CWE-20

(Improper Input Validation)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial
Affected software
Mediawiki -> Mediawiki 
Debian -> Debian linux 

 References:
https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikitech-l/2019-June/092152.html
https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T204729
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Jun/12
https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4460

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