[Mediawiki-l] TWiki security fix (was Re: Multiple languages)

Brion Vibber brion at pobox.com
Sat Nov 20 19:42:23 UTC 2004

On Nov 20, 2004, at 10:20 AM, Kiss All wrote:
> You'd better look at twiki first before deciding on using mediawiki if
> you need good a permission control. But the formatting rules in twiki
> look stupid  somehow.

If you are using TWiki or do so in the future, remember to list 
yourself at http://twiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Main/TWikiInstallation in the 
hopes they notify you about security fixes, or else watch this page 
like a hawk:

You won't find a hint of it on their main page, but there's a *remote 
shell exploit* in TWiki's search mechanism, for which a patch was 
released a few days ago. If anyone on this list is also running a TWiki 
or knowns someone who is, please make sure you install the fix!

-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com)
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