Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 831879
mediawiki: XSS flaw in the uselang http parameter [fedora-all]
Last modified: 2013-03-21 20:46:50 EDT
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mediawiki-1.19.3-1.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
mediawiki-1.19.3-1.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing mediawiki-1.19.3-2.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
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mediawiki-1.19.4-2.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
mediawiki-1.19.4-2.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.